Two killed in road accident in GhaziabadNovember 6th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 6 (IANS) A speeding truck ran over two people on a motorbike here resulting in the death of one person, the police said Thursday.The accident happened near the RTO office in Ghaziabad, a suburb of the national capital.
Nirmal Chaudhary (24) and Ravinder Chaudhary (16) were riding a bike when they were hit by a truck driven by Ramdhani Singh, the police said.
Nirmal died on the spot while his cousin Ravinder suffered serious head injuries and was admitted to a private hospital here, an official at Kavi-Nagar police station said.
While Nirmal was a graduate, Ravinder was a class 12 student at a government school here. Both lived in Vijay Nagar locality of Ghaziabad.
Scores of people, including the relatives of the victims, gathered at the police station and demanded action against the truck owner.
A case has been registered against the driver and the body has been sent for post mortem, the official added.