Published On : Mon, Jun 25th, 2018

Yavatmal News: Three dead as car hits road divider

Yavatmal: Three persons including two women were killed near Wani in Yavatmal district when their car rammed into a road divider on Sunday evening, police said.

As per details, the passengers in the car were going to attend a wedding in Wani. The driver of the car lost control while trying to avoid head-on collision with a speeding truck, and hit the divider, police said.

The deceased were identified as Shashikala Pandharinath Kubde (50), Pramila Aswale (45) and driver Prashant Deorao Khade (27), all residents of Jain Layout in Wani town.

Five others were injured and were shifted to Chandrapur Government Medical College Hospital.

The truck driver, Rajendra Nakshane has been arrested under section 304 (A) of IPC (causing death by negligence).