Nagpur: Neck-breaking speed took life of a young man who was driving a motorcycle while the pillion rider sustained minor injuries on Thursday. The accident took place near New Katol Naka under Gittikhadan police station.
The deceased, identified as Sonu is a 25-year-old youth. On Wednesday, Sonu had gone to his maternal uncle’s house with Rajkumar Narayan Neware (35), a resident of Shivshakti Nagar, Vena Water Tank, Wadi for dinner. He was returning home at around 1 am on Thursday on his Splendor bike (MH 31 AV 6049) with Rajkumar riding pillion.
Sonu was riding the bike at neck-break speed and he lost balance over the vehicle near New Katol Naka and his bike rammed into the road divider. Sonu was killed on the spot with the impact of the accident while Rajkumar sustained some injuries. Someone informed Gittikhadan police who reached the spot and after performing panchanama of the body, it was sent to Indira Gandhi Government Medical College and Hospital for autopsy. Meanwhile, Rajkumar was admitted to hospital for treatment. Cops booked the deceased under Sections 279, 304 (a), and 337 of the IPC.