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1 killed, 5 injured
Published on 28 Jan. 2009 1:05 AM IST
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One person was killed while another five injured including a minor child and his mother when the truck in which they were traveling fell into a deep gorge near Chakabama Tuesday morning. The deceased was identified as Metsielhü (80) from Dzülhami village while the injured were identified as Thepu Sazo - 45 (Driver), Kedukhulü (wife of driver), her two sons including a one and half year old and Razuchita -22. The injured were later admitted to the Naga Hospital Kohima where the condition of the driver was reported to be critical. Altogether seven persons were traveling in the vehicle at the time of the accident but one of them providentially escaped unhurt. Police said the accident occurred at around 8 am while the Truck (NL-01A 3243) which was proceeding towards Dimapur from Chizuba lost control and fell into the gorge, some few kms before reaching Chakabama. Technical failure was suspected to be the cause of the accident. Correspondent

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