A man was killed after a tree fell on his car in Malad (West) around 7am on Friday .
The Mumbai traffic police said the incident took place at Sunder Lane in Goregaon (West) near Dalmia College.
The man, identified as Parag Pawaskar, was travelling in a WagonR when tree collapsed on top of two cars including his due to the heavy rain.
The BMC’s disaster cell was alerted at 7.08am. A fire brigade was dispatched to initiate rescue operations.
“The fire brigade team cut a portion of the tree to pull out the driver stuck under the mangled car,” BMC’s disaster cell said.
The police said Pawaskar was taken to a nearby hospital as soon as the tree was cut to provide enough space to pull him out. He was declared dead on arrival.