3 passengers killed in a road mishap at Noklak

3 passengers killed in a road mishap at Noklak

Kohima, October 30 (NEx): Three passengers were killed and three injured in a road mishap at Noklak on Friday, October 30, 2020.

The mishap took place 8 kms away from Noklak Town around 6:30 am this morning, when a Sumo carrying five (5) passengers and a driver slipped off the road and went down to a steep gorge around 200 feet below. The sumo was on its way to Tuensang from Noklak.

Two passengers died on the spot and one succumbed to her injuries on the way to CHC, and the other three including the driver suffered injuries. They were brought in to CHC, Noklak, informed the SP of Noklak, Dr. Pritpal Kaur.

The three passengers who died due to the accident are identified as Shing – 19 year old male, Pathong – 47 year old male, Chemoi – 40 year old female.

The Noklak Police, Administration and Medical department reached the spot and all legal procedures and enquiry on the accident is underway. More details awaited.