In the early morning of the 20th local time, a multi-car collision occurred in West Bengal, India, killing 13 people and injuring 18.
According to local media reports, the accident occurred in the Jailbaiguri area in northern West Bengal.
After one car collided with another truck carrying boulders, the truck lost control and hit two other cars.
The stone on the truck hit other passing vehicles.
At present, the injured have been sent to the hospital for treatment, and some of them are in critical condition.
Police said that the local visibility was low at the time of the incident.
Traffic accidents occur frequently in India due to bad road conditions and drivers’ speeding, overloading and other illegal operations.
According to incomplete statistics, at least 150,000 people die in traffic accidents every year in India.
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