Two die in separate accidents in Thane district within 24 hoursUpdated: Oct 13, 2019 01:34 IST
Two fatal accidents were reported in Thane district in 24 hours.
On Friday, a 64-year-old man was riding his bike in Badlapur when he was hit by a speeding truck. He fell and sustained severe head injuries. “Vasudev Bhoir, 64, who was riding his bike, was hit by a tempo near Pawar complex at Ambernath-Badlapur road. After he fell, the driver fled from the spot,” said an officer from Badlapur police station.
A case has been registered against the unknown tempo driver at Badlapur police station.
In the second accident in Vitthalwadi, a 28-year-old, trailer driver died after crashing the vehicle into a wall owing to rash driving.
“Raqib Khan, 28, who was from Uttar Pradesh, was driving the trailer when he lost control and crashed into a wall along the road. He sustained serious head and leg injuries and died,” said an officer from Vitthalwadi police station, Kalyan.
First Published: Oct 13, 2019 01:34 IST