A vehicle numbered SK-02-J-0348 which was travelling from Dentam to Jorethang met an accident at Zoom, West Sikkim. There were 5 people on board including the driver. 3 people were reported spot dead and 2 were rushed to Jorethang Hospital and then they were referred to Gangtok as per information shared by Jorethang PS.
The case is in Nayabazar Police Station’s jurisdiction and the SHO, Nayabazar PS, Zigmee Bhutia informed that 3 people succumbed to their injuries on the spot whereas two people have been sent to the hospital. All the victims have been identified.
Report by Prakash, Special Correspondent Sikkim