Two killed during car racing episode

November 27th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS  

Ghaziabad, Nov 27 (IANS) A 17-year-old car driver and a pedestrian were killed after the motorist raced his vehicle with another one on a Ghaziabad road, police said Sunday.

The incident occurred around Saturday midnight on Ambedkar Road.

Sonu alias Saurabh, a resident of Morti, was killed in the crash after his speeding car knocked down an unidentified boy and hit a pole, police said.

A friend was sitting next to Sonu in his car when he raced his i10 car with an Accent car, police said.

Sonu accelerated too much but could not control the car when he went past the Kallupura-Nehru Nagar crossing and hit an electric pole after knocking down the boy, police said.

Sonu and the boy, who was on foot, died on the spot, said Circle Officer Praveen Ranjan Singh.

Related Stories

    Posted in Uncategorized |