Published On : Tue, Oct 1st, 2013

One killed, three injured after auto upturned in Lakadganj area


Nagpur News : One person killed and three including a minor girl was seriously injured after an autorickshaw overturned in old Bagadganj area under the jurisdiction of Lakadganj police station on Monday afternoon.

Police informed that the deceased, aged around 40, is still unidentified as they didn’t found any cell phone or identity proof wit him. Passengers travelling in the rickshaw- Ravi Madavi, 50 and Savita and her daughter Santoshi Rangari, 15, sustained serious injuries and has been undergoing treatment at Mayo hospital.

Police has rounded-up the driver Shaik Saeed Israel, 45, from Pardi, for interrogation. Israel claimed that the vehicle upturned after he immediately brakes when a speeding vehicle attempt to overtake him.

Police are investigating whether Israel is responsible for the mishap or an unidentified speeding vehicle.