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Arm Free - Bus Passenger Stable After Limb Torn Off By Tram

Doctors have managed to reattach the arm of bus passenger Sukumar Rai, 27, after he left it hanging out the window and it was torn off by a passing tram in the Indian city of Kolkata.

A quick thinking policeman who saw the bus slam on its brakes when passengers started screaming grabbed the arm from the street and handed it to the driver – and made him drive both limb and victim to the nearest hospital.

Doctors say that it was still too early to say if they had rescued the limb but the man was currently in intensive care and being monitored.

The driver meanwhile has been arrested for dangerous driving after not slowing down when coming across the tram.

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