Speeding car runs over 32-year-old in Delhi, accused arrested

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In yet another hit-and-run case that took place in Delhi on Sunday night, a Uber cab driver was killed on the spot after a speeding car crashed into his private cab in South Delhi

The accused driver, a 24-year-old, was behind the wheels and he ended up ramming his BMW car into a WagonR. The accident took place in south Delhi’s Munirka area.

Cops informed the media that both cars were on heading to Kalkaji from Vasant Vihar. The vehicles collided near Munirka flyover.

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The deceased has been identified as Nazrul Islam, a 32-year-old. He died immediately after the accident. According to media reports, he was heading to his first day of a new job on Sunday, when the tragedy occurred.

While the body has been sent for post-mortem, the family of the victim has been informed. Following the gruesome accident, the driver of the BMW SUV fled the scene. He was declared absconding, but was later arrested.

Delhi Car Accident Video

The accused has been identified as 24-year-old Shoaib Kohli. According to some reports, the impact of the crash was so horrible that the Uber cab was flung into the air.

As news of the accident spread, hundreds of cab drivers began a protest outside the Vasant Vihar Police station in New Delhi. They were demanding the immediate arrest of the BMW driver who was responsible for the accident that claimed the life of Nazrul, a native of West Bengal, in Munirka area.

In April last year, a minor ran over a 32-year-old marketing executive in Delhi’s Civil Lines area. The minor’s father was later arrested for abetment leading to culpable homicide not amounting to murder. The businessman was aware that his son was taking out the car and he did not restrict him.


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