Published On : Thu, Apr 25th, 2019

Freak mishap: Moped rider killed as ST bus, car collide on Koradi Road

Nagpur: In a freak incident, a moped rider was killed when an ST bus and Maruti Swift car collided and one of the vehicles crashed onto the moped. The mishap occurred near NADT on Koradi Road on Wednesday evening. Cops have booked drivers of the bus and car.

A resident of Plot No. 133, Welcome Society, Mankapur, the deceased Bhimrao Sukhdeve (59) was going towards Mental Hospital on his Activa moped (MH-31/EX/5650) around 6.30 pm on Wednesday. As he reached opposite NADT Gate on Koradi Road, an ST bus (MH-40/N 8498) and a Maruti Swift car (MH-49/AT 1108) collided against each other. As a result one of the vehicles went berserk and rammed Bhimrao’s moped. He suffered grievous injuries and died on the spot.

Mankapur API Raut, based on a complaint lodged by Abhay Bhimrao Sukhdeve (41), registered a case against the drivers of the ST bus and Swift car under Sections 279, 304(A), 427, 34 of the IPC and investigating the matter further.