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A ticket collector on a railway platform in Kharagpur, West Bengal, had a narrow escape after an electric wire fell on him.

The ticket collector has been identified as Sujan Singh Sardar.

Officials said that the person got scorched in the accident and is undergoing treatment at the hospital.

The video of this incident captured on camera is now becoming increasingly viral on social media.

It is seen in the video that two TCs were talking while standing on the platform of Kharagpur railway station in West Bengal.

Meanwhile, the live wire fell on the platform and hit the ticket collector's head. 

It is seen in the video that TC falls headlong on the platform after coming under the grip of the wire.

While the person talking to him runs away in fear.  

Officials said that the railway staff and passengers rescued the man, who has been admitted to the hospital for treatment. 

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