June 18, 2024


The ideal Automotive

Driver killed as auto turns turtle after collision with car in Panchkula

An automobile-driver died after a dashing sedan vehicle rammed into his auto on Tuesday morning. The deceased has been recognized as Sunny Kumar, 38, a resident of New Vikas Nagar, Baltana.

A milkman who was an eyewitness to the incident said that close to 5am when he was on his way to Sector-8, Panchkula, to deliver milk, he noticed a Honda auto zoom away following hitting an car-rickshaw, which then turned turtle around the Sector 8/9 dividing street.

“The auto driver stopped at the Sector 16/17 roundabout for a quick instant and then fled. I managed to take note down the vehicle’s registration quantity and can determine the driver,” he said in the FIR.

Sunny Kumar was shifted to many hospitals but he succumbed to injuries even though going through therapy at Government Health care College and Hospital (GMCH), Sector-32.

A scenario under Part 279 (driving on a public way so rashly or negligently as to endanger human daily life), 304-A (death by negligence) and 336 (endangering human life) of the Indian Penal Code was registered versus an unknown person at Sector 5 police station. No arrests have been built it.

Truck mows down bicycle owner, spouse injured

A cyclist was killed and his wife who was driving pillion was critically hurt following a speeding truck strike them and dragged them for about 200 metres in close proximity to the railway light-weight stage on Monday.

The deceased has been determined as Shivraj, a resident of Sector 33. His wife, Kusuma Devi, is beneath procedure at GMCH, Sector-32.

The couple’s son, Dinesh, who is the complainant in the case, reported they were returning soon after paying out obeisance at the Mansa Devi temple when the mishap took area. Dinesh, who was on a different bicycle, mentioned that when they arrived at in the vicinity of the railway light-weight level, a rushing truck, bearing a Himachal registration quantity, rammed into his parents’ bicycle. Adhering to this, their cycle bought entangled in the wheels of the truck and they were dragged for in excess of 200 metres prior to the truck driver ultimately stopped.

Some passersby aided him acquire his mom and dad to the healthcare facility in a personal car, but his father succumbed to his injuries. The truck driver, Kashmir Singh, hailing from Sarkaghat of Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, was arrested and afterwards granted bail.

A scenario below Sections 279 (riding on a public way so rashly or negligently as to endanger human lifetime), 337 (act endangering human daily life) and 304-A (demise by carelessness) of the Indian Penal Code was registered at Industrial Spot law enforcement station on June 27.