Published On : Fri, Sep 17th, 2021

Youth killed as moped hits Sadar flyover wall

Nagpur: A young man was killed as his speeding bike dashed against the side wall of Sadar Flyover hurling him down on the road. The mishap took place on Thursday night.

The deceased, Jeevan Manikrao Jumnake (25), a native of Katol taluka, was working in a Mumbai-based company. Jeevan returned to the city from Mumbai by a morning flight and went to Katol. After spending the day with his family, he came to Nagpur to meet his sister Bhavana Ukey, who stays in Ajni Railway Colony.

While riding his two-wheeler, a Suzuki Access moped (MH-40/AE 7504), he lost control of the vehicle and hit the side wall of the Sadar flyover from Katol Road to RBI Square. He was thrown off the flyover and fell on a car passing-by. Crowd gathered at the spot. He was rushed to Mayo Hospital, where the doctors declared him dead.

Sadar Police registered a case of accidental death and are investigating the matter further.