Advertisement

HindustanTimes Mon,14 Jul 2014

60-year-old killed in accident

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  New Delhi, February 01, 2013
First Published: 23:19 IST(1/2/2013) | Last Updated: 23:21 IST(1/2/2013)

A 60-year-old man was killed after a speeding car hit his scooter in north Delhi's Roop Nagar on Thursday night.

Advertisement

The incident took place around 8:30pm in front of a police picket at Shakti Nagar where policemen were checking vehicles. The deceased was identified as Harbhajan Singh, a resident of Pitampura.

According to a senior police officer, the officers posted at the police picket told them that they were regulating the traffic coming from Ghanta Ghar road side when they spotted a speeding and reckless driven Santro Car coming towards the picket. 

"Just 20 steps ahead of the picket, the Santro Car hit a scooter from behind following which the scooterist fell on the road. The victim sustained severe head injuries and was rushed to the Bara Hindu Rao hospital where doctors pronounced him brought dead," said the senior officer.


Advertisement
more from New Delhi

Delhi: Robbers loot house holding infant hostage at gunpoint

The 11-month-old daughter of a woman was allegedly held hostage at gunpoint by a man while his accomplice looted jewellery and other valuables worth about Rs 2 lakh from her house in north-east Delhi's Mansarovar Park, police said on Sunday.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved