5 dead in road mishaps in Guwahati
Five people were killed in separate road mishaps on the outskirts of Assam's main city Guwahati since late last night.
In an early morning accident today, three people were killed and another was injured when a speeding truck hit them near Azara on the outer reaches of the city.
The four people were out on morning walk when the truck, which moved to extreme left side of the road, hit them from behind.
The injured was rushed to the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital here.
In another accident late last night, two motorbike-borne youths were killed in Namile area, near Jorabat, on the outskirts of the city.
The bike reportedly skidded off the road, killing the two youths on the spot.