BEST bus driver dies in Mumbai as tree branch falls on him
MUMBAI CITY NEWS: The mishap took place at Charkop bus station, when the driver was resting under a tree during his breakUpdated: May 19, 2017 14:09 IST
A BEST bus driver died in Charkop in Mumbai on Friday, after a branch of a mango tree fell on him.
The mishap took place at Thakare Nagar bus station around 7.55am, when he was resting under a tree during his break.
BEST spokesperson said the driver, Sumit Ankush Wagh, 39, was deputed at Gorai depot and worked on route number 245.
He was rushed to a hospital in the vicinity, but he was declared dead on arrival.
“He was rushed to a private hospital, Saraswati Nursing Home,” said BEST spokesperson.
First Published: May 19, 2017 14:09 IST