Published On : Tue, Aug 23rd, 2016

Young man dies in hit-and-run accident in Sonegaon


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In yet another hit-and-run incident, a young man was killed when the moped he was riding in was rammed by an unidentified vehicle in Sonegaon police jurisdiction on Monday evening.

Two friends, Kiran Subhash Gavai (24) of Vyenkatesh Nagar, Nandanvan, and Shubham Shivraj Polke (28) of Ajni Rly Quarters were going Suretech Hospital, Jamtha, on their Scooty Pep moped (MH-31-/CY 5193). As the duo reached near Mayuri Tiles Company, Jamtha Bypass Bridge, an unidentified vehicle hit their moped with forceful impact. As a result, Shubham received critical injuries and died on the spot.

Sonegaon PSI Jadhav, based on a complaint of Kiran Gavai, has booked the unidentified driver of the killer vehicle under Sections 279, 304(A) of the IPC read with Sub-Sections 134, 177 of Motor Vehicles Act and searching for him.