Imphal, April 16 2022: A woman died and a driver got injured when a silver-coloured Maruti van (MN01AK 1285) rammed into a culvert located between Senam and Bongyang along Imphal-Moreh road under Tengnoupal police station on Saturday.
According to police report, the van was heading towards Moreh from Imphal when it hit the culvert, killing the woman passenger at the spot while the driver was injured.
The deceased woman has been identified as Heiyai Bibi (63), wife of (Late) Md Abdula of Sora Maning Leikai and the injured driver as Md Babur (40), son of (Late) Md Helim of Sora Bazaar Halla Dukan.
In another road mishap, a motorcycle-borne youth was killed in a head one collision with a 407-mini truck at Serou Bridge in Sugnu on Saturday around 6.50 pm.
The victim has been identified as Paogoumang Haokip (28) son of Tongngam Haokip of Longja village, Chandel district.
The incident occurred when the motorcycle (KTM) collided with the 407-mini truck (MN06T 0371) over the bridge while crossing from opposite directions.
Police have picked up the victim’s body and seized the vehicles involved in the mishap.