30-year-old man killed in hit and run in Kalyan
THANE: A 30-year-old man died in a road accident in Kalyan on Thursday in a hit and run.
The four-wheeler was a Chevrolet Tavera and the driver fled after hitting the man.
The accident happened near Khadegolavli on service road at Kolshewadi.
Ravindra Vaishya, a resident of Kalyan who worked with a private firm, was going to throw garbage on the other side of the road. While he was crossing the road, the car driver hit him.
A police officer from Kolshewadi police station, “Vaishya was taken to a nearby hospital and shifted to Sion hospital but he died. We have registered a case and that we have taken statement of a youth. We are tracing the car owner.” in the district died on PashanKarav road in Ambarnath teshil after the truck in which they were travelling overturned.
The incident happened last afternoon, Kulgaon police said.
The victims were riding on a truck carrying cement bags.
The vehicle skid on a wet road in the heavy rain and fell into a pit by the roadside.
The victims were crushed under the cement bags.
The bodies have been sent for autopsy while the truck driver Abdul Gaffar Ansari, 24, has been ar rested for rash and negligent driving.