On Friday morning, a speeding tempo hit four people in South-West Delhi’s Najafgarh area, killing them. Three of the dead belonged to the same family.
On Friday morning, a speeding tempo hit four people in South-West Delhi’s Najafgarh area, killing them. Three of the dead belonged to the same family. Also Read – Horrific road accident in Kanpur, 17 killed, more than 20 injured in bus-auto collision
The deceased have been identified as Ashok (30), his wife Kiran, son Ishant and another person Jawahar Singh (93), police said. All of them were residents of Najafgarh. The accident happened around 5.15 in the morning, when these people had gone out for a walk. Also Read – UP News: Major road accident in Chitrakoot, UP, 2 killed in jeep and bike collision
Deputy Commissioner of Police (Dwarka) Santosh Kumar Meena said, “Ashok’s second son Dev was seriously injured and has been admitted to the hospital. The tempo driver has been identified as Rajesh (35), who was arrested on the spot. Also Read – Bihar: Heavy collision between truck and pickup, three killed including army personnel in the incident
He said that the driver was driving the tempo at a very high speed and recklessly. He is being medically examined. A case has been registered against him under sections 279 and 304 of IPC. The bodies have been sent to Rao Tularam Memorial Hospital for post-mortem and investigation is on in the matter.