2 killed, 3 injured in tragic accident

2 killed, 3 injured in tragic accident

Kohima, April 12: In a tragic accident two persons died on the spot while three females were seriously injured as the vehicle in which they were travelling plunged below the National Highway-2 near Indira Gandhi Stadium, Kohima today.
Though the actual cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained, traffic police sources said that the accident took place at around 2:20 pm when a Bolero driven by a female lost track and fell down about 80 feet below the road. They were reportedly coming from Tseminyu after attending a wedding ceremony, sources said.
The two deceased, both male, have been identified as Nyiyalo Kath (45) and Meto Kath (17).
Sources said both the deceased and the injured hail from Tesophenyu village under Tseminyu sub-division in Kohima district.
The injured females, including the driver, identified as Rosenle Kath (56), Singale (55) and Keteni (29) were rushed to Naga Hospital and admitted in the ICU and were still in critical condition till the time of filing this report. (Page News Service)