Jamshedpur : In a truck mishap on Thursday morning, the driver, identified as Sarfraz Khan of Kolkata was killed. Police suspect that the truck had hit the rear of a parked heavy vehicle as the cabin was crushed. It took a JCB to extract the body of the driver that had been entangled in the smashed cabin. The accident occured on National Highway No. 18 near Jayramdih petrol pump under Dhalbhumgarh police station area of East Singhbhum district. The police reached the spot on receipt of information.The police, with the help of a JCB, broke open the driver’s cabin and extricated the body. Police believe that the truck going towards Jamshedpur may have hit the rear of another truck parked on the road resulting in damage to the front of the truck.
The police identified the deceased trucker on the basis of the Adhaar Card found on him. They are investigating the matter. The body has been sent to subdivision hospital for post mortem.