Casualties rushed to Sion, KEM hospitals

Jul 20, 2012, 09:44 IST | A Correspondent

One person was declared dead at Sion hospital, while the seven other victims are being treated for injuries at Sion and KEM hospitals. According to doctors at the hospital, the deceased is yet to be identified and the other victims have mostly sustained fractures and deep cuts.

At KEM hospital, two construction workers — identified as Ajay (25) and Lallu Khan (23) — were brought in with multiple injures. While Ajay sustained injuries to his right eyebrow and chin, Khan sustained fractures on his hand and spine.


Rescued: Locals help take the injured to the hospital. The victims have mostly sustained fractures and deep cuts. Pics/Shadab Khan

Another worker Feroze Khan, who accompanied them, said, “Both Ajay and Lallu were on day shift, and after their shift finished at 8 pm, they were resting under the bridge. I was on night duty and was on the bridge filling concrete, when the accident occurred.”

Injuries
Sion hospital

Dashrad Deba (27): Head injury, blunt chest trauma
Mangal Mandal (25): Head injury and multiple wounds
Bhirender (30): Head injury and fractured leg
Raju (35): Fractured thigh
Abhijit (23): Pelvic fracture

KEM hospital
Ajay (25): Deep cuts on chin and right eyebrow
Lallu Khan (23): Fractured hand and back injury 

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