Man killed in hit and run
NAVI MUMBAI: An unidentified man aged between 30 and 35 years died after he was hit by an unknown vehicle on MumbaiPune Expressway on Friday night.
According to the police, passers-by saw the man on the road near Adai village at Panvel around 11.30pm and informed the police about it. The man was taken to MGM hospital in Kamothe. The doctors declared him dead around 1.30am.
“Prima facie, it appears that a speeding vehicle hit the victim when he was crossing the road. The driver fled the spot,” said S Pawar, police sub-inspector from Khandeshwar police station.
“We have not recovered any identity proof. We have circulated his photographs to all police stations,” another police officer said. The police registered a case under sections 304a and 279 of the IPC and sections 184 of the Motor Vehicle Act against the driver of the unknown vehicle.