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Three dead in road accidents in Nigdi and Bhosari

In the first incident, a goods vehicle was reversing when he ran over a man sleeping behind the vehicle.The incident took place near at River View society in Chikhali at 3 pm on Wednesday.

pune Updated: Jul 28, 2018 16:49 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, Pune
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Accident spot near Tata guardroom in Pune. (Shankar Narayan/HT PHOTO)

PUNE Three persons died in three separate accidents which took place in Nigdi and Bhosari, both under the PCMC, on Wednesday.

In the first incident, a goods vehicle was reversing when he ran over a man sleeping behind the vehicle.The incident took place near at River View society in Chikhali at 3 pm on Wednesday.

The driver has been identified as Appa Kisan Mote (36), a resident of Morevati Chikhali, while the deceased has been identified as Virendra Punwasi Gaund ( 46), also a resident of Chikhali.

According to police, Mote parked his vehicle on an open ground near the society and Gaund was sleeping behind the vehicle. Mote reversed not seeing Gaund sleeping. An injured Gaund was rushed to a nearby hospital, but doctors declared him dead on arrival. PSI Raghunath Bhoye is investigating the case.

In the second case, Kiran Motilal Chavan , a resident of Nigdi Pradhikaran, was killed after he was run over by a speeding car near Borhadewadi on Wednesday at 7.30 pm. His maternal cousin Nimesh Rathod lodged a complaint with the MIDC police alleging rash and negligent driving. The police have invoked sections of rash and negligent driving against the unidentified accused driver in the case. PSI S V Mule is investigating the case further.

In the third case, Deepak Thakuri of MIDC Bhosari, lodged a complaint with the MIDC police stating his brother, identified as Amar Udaysingh Thakuri , a resident of Nakshatra Island in Moshi, died after his two-wheeler hit a vehicle parked on the wrong side of the road. The police have registered a case of rash and negligent driving against the accused who is yet to identified.

First Published: Jul 28, 2018 16:48 IST