Published On : Sun, Dec 23rd, 2012

Woman, trailer driver killed in separate accidents

Nagpur News: A 23-year-old woman was killed while her brother was seriously injured after a speeding tipper truck knocked down their scooter near Ishwar Deshmukh College turning point at Sakkardara on Sunday afternoon.

The deceased Sonali Gawande was riding pillion at Abhinav Gajbhiye’s scooter. The duo was heading towards their residence at Raghuji Nagar when they met with the mishap.

Gawande was thrown on the road and sustained serious head injuries. She was rushed to nearby hospital where she was declared brought dead.

Accused Shrikant Dodke (32) has been arrested by Sakkardara police.

In yet another mishap, a speeding trailer lost his life after he rashly drove his trailer and rammed into an electric pole at Chinchbhavan. Deceased Pinkukumar Sinha was a resident of Zingabai Takli.