Man killed after being hit by speeding dumper

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 31 Dec 2016 11:24:56

Staff Reporter,

In a tragic incident, a man was killed after being hit by a speeding dumper near a restaurant under jurisdiction of Sanjeevani Nagar police station, on Friday. The deceased was identified as Bhagwan Das Upadhyay (55), a resident of village Meerganj in Bhedaghat. According to Sanjeevani Nagar police, they received information of a road accident near Dilkhush Dhaba on by-pass road.


Receiving the information, a police team reached the spot where a man named Tarun Ahuja informed that he is owner of Dilkhush Dhaba. He informed that a man was walking through the area when a speeding dumper registration number MP-20NB-4184 driving carelessly by the driver hit him from backside. In the mishap, unidentified man fell down on the road and succumbed to his critical injuries on the spot due to profuse bleeding. Police later identified the deceased with the help of his mobile handset. Police sent body for post-mortem after panchnama. Sanjeevani Nagar police have registered a case under Section 304 (A) of IPC and started search to identify and apprehend the accused.