2 killed on Kona Expressway

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Darshan Sanghvi
Two person were killed when a container-trailer collied with a gas tanker on the Kona Expressway in the Howrah District, in West Bengal on Thursday.
“There was an explosion and both the vehicles caught fire around 3.50 a.m. Charred remains of both drivers were recovered,” a Jagacha police station official said.

“Seven fire tenders worked for an hour and half to put out the blaze,” a fire official said.

Officials temporarily suspended vehicular movement to clear the road.