Police said Raju Shaw was killed and his six family members were injured when their private vehicle collided with a stationary vehicle at Punjab More on National Highway 2 in Ranigunj.
All of them, residents of Metiabruz, were returning from pilgrimage in Deogarh.
In another incident in North Kolkata, four pedestrians were seriously injured when a taxi took a sudden U-turn to avoid collision with a private vehicle and hit the persons.
Local people agitated over the incident damaged two cars by pelting stones and other missiles. Police arrested both the drivers.
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