Khunti, Two drivers lost their lives as they had a head-on collision near Karo river on the Khunti-Simdega road under the Torpa Police station area of this district.
The deceased have been identified as drivers Pappu Ram Chowdhary (28) and Jamal Khan (58).
One of the trucks was carrying mud while the other was laden with stone. Such was the impact of the collision that drivers of both the vehicles died on the spot.
In a separate incident, a trailer that was going to Jharsukada from Dhanbad met with an accident in which the driver and cleaner sustained injuries.