Ramgarh, A total of seven people lost their lives in two separate accidents which took place in this district on Wednesday.
Ramgarh SP Prabhat Kumar said that the first accident took place near Murubanda Residential Disabled School on the Ramgarh-Bokaro NH-23 in which following a head-on collision between a bus and a car in which five people died while many others were injured.
Police said that the bus was going to Dhanbad from Ramgarh when it had a head-on collision with the car in which all the occupants sitting inside the car died.
The deceased hailed from Bihar. Post the accident the front portion of the bus caught fire as a result of which many people jumped from the bus and saved their lives.
On the other hand, the second accident took place on Patna-Ranchi Road (NH-33) at Kujju in which two people died. All the bodies have been sent for post-mortem to Ramgarh Sadar Hospital.