2 killed, 1 injured in bike accident in Howrah

Howrah: Two persons were killed and one was injured in an accident in Howrah district today when their bike skidded off the road and collided head-on with a vehicle, the police said.

None of them were wearing helmets, the police said.

The incident happened around 10pm on NH-6 near Monsatola under jurisdiction of Uluberia police station.

While two persons died on the spot, the injured person was taken to a hospital, a senior officer of Uluberia police station said.

The other vehicle fled the scene immediately after the accident, the police officer said.