Published On : Sat, Feb 20th, 2016

Truck crushes 87-year old man to death on Kalamna Ring Road

Nagpur: A recklessly driven truck crushed to the death an 87-year old man. The driver of the killer truck has been arrested.

The deceased Pratapsingh Kalasingh Bajwa (87), resident of Plot No. 1, Tekanaka, Nari Road, was going towards Kalamna on his motorcycle (MH-31/DM 2187). Midway, when Pratapsingh reached near Shitla Mata Square on Kalamna Ring Road, the rashly driven truck (UP-94/D 4447) hit his motorcycle forcefully. As a result, Pratapsingh fell on the road and came under the wheels of the speeding truck. He died on the spot.

Yashodhara Nagar API D K Ghughe, based on a complaint lodged by Rimpy Ranjitsingh Bajwa (26), booked the driver of the truck Tulshiram Bharorilal Kurmi (40) of Lalitpur (UP) under Sections 279, 304(A) of IPC and placed him under arrest.