Four killed in three road accidents in DelhiJuly 3rd, 2008 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Four people, including a three-year-old boy, were killed in three accidents in the national capital, the police said Thursday. The boy, Tushar, was crossing road in Madipur area of west Delhi, when a speeding tempo hit him Wednesday evening. He was taken to Sanjay Gandhi Hospital where he was pronounced dead, a police official said.
The driver of the vehicle, Ravinder was arrested. The boy’s father, Azad Kumar works with the Municipal Corporation of Delhi.
A 32-year-old man was crushed to death when a truck hit the bike that he was riding.
The accident occurred on Najafgarh road. The man was identified as Rajesh Chaurasia, a resident of Mansarovar Garden, a police official said.
The victim is survived by his wife and son. The truck driver fled from the spot, the official added.
In another accident, two people were killed when hit by a speeding truck in east Delhi area Thursday morning.
“Yamuna Prasad, 23, and Vir Singh, 19, were riding a motorcycle when the accident took place,” a police official said.
The driver fled from the spot but left the truck at spot. Both the victims worked for a metal equipment manufacturing company in east Delhi, the police said.