Chaibasa: Three people lost their lives while three others sustained injuries as a sand-laden truck hit a tree near Kundarahatu under Muffasil Police Station area of the West Singhbhum district.
Among the injured condition of two was stated to be critical who were currently admitted at the Sadar Hospital. Police said that the truck loaded with sand was going towards Chakardharpur when the driver of the vehicle lost control while trying to overtake another vehicle due to which he lost control rammed the truck into the tree.
Such was the impact of the accident that the driver and two laborers were killed on the spot. After receiving information a police team reached on the spot sent the bodies for post-mortem while the injured were taken to the hospital.