Inmates safe, driver admitted to TMH
Mail News Service
Jamshedpur, Feb 04: The Jadugoda-Hata State Highway has always been prone to serious road accidents. On Tuesday midnight, a Haiwa moving along the Jadugoda-Hata highway crashed into the house of Dr Hariram Bhagat in Kalikapur village near the Kali Temple. Dr Bhagat, his wife and daughter were preparing tea when the Haiwa crashed through the wall of their house. They had a miraculous escape. The driver, was stuck in the cabin due to the impact. The local people who rushed to the scene on hearing the loud sound of the crash rushed to the spot and also informed the police. The police, with the help of the local villagers extricated the driver of the Haiwa (JH 05 L 3613) and sent him to TMH for treatment as he was in a critical condition.
Dr Bhagat said that he along with his family members had a miraculous escape but had suffered huge loss caused by the damage to his house and goods. He said that he would claim compensation from the owner of the truck who, as per reports is stated to be Dhiraj Singh of Jamshedpur. The locals said that the Haiwa driver was drunk.