PONDA: Canacona range forest officer (RFO) Pranay Naik was seriously injured in a road accident that occurred at Suktollem, Mollem on Sunday.
According to Collem police, the accident occurred at around 5.30 pm on Mollem-Belgaum highway. RFO Naik was driving towards Mollem in his Toyota Etios car, and as he reached Suktollem, a speeding Karnataka state transport bus coming in the opposite direction rammed into his car.
RFO Naik sustained serious injuries and was shifted to the Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMC), Bambolim for treatment.
Police has detained the driver of the bus. The exact nature of the accident is under investigation.