One killed, another injured in road mishap

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 Aug 2017 10:19:53


Staff Reporter,


The victim was trying to cross the road

One man killed while another sustained injuries when an uncontrolled city bus run over the victim. The incident took place near Gurudwara at Tatibandh on Thursday afternoon. Aamanaka police is investigating the matter.

As per information received from Aamanaka police, the incident took place at about 3:30 pm at Tatibandh near Gurudwara. The deceased has been identified as Azad Khan (30), a resident of Surajpur district. He was spot dead as the city bus run over him. The deceased was riding a motorbike (CG04-HB/7155).

The incident took place when the victim was trying to cross the road and uncontrolled city bus driver lost control over the speeding bus and run over him. The motorbike was badly mangled and the youth was spot dead. A pedestrian was also hit by the bus, and was serious injuries and his leg got fractured. The injured has been identified as Mohan Chauhan, working as mechanic at Sarona.

The City bus (CG04-E/2811) was driven by Prakat Singh (30), a resident of Hirapur. Police has arrested the driver and seized the bus. Angry mob pelted stones on the city bus and damanged the wind shield of the bus. The injured was rushed to AIIMS.