Junior engineer among 2 killed in wall crash
Mumbai: Two persons, including a contractual junior engineer, died while one persons was injured in a wall collapse in Tardeo on Saturday afternoon.
The wall crashed around noon at Shree Siddhi Avenue Tower, near Tardeo RTO. Three persons were injured and rushed to Nair hospital in Mumbai Central. Two of the three were declared dead on arrival, while one was treated and discharged. The two deceased have been identified as Faiz Khan (24), the junior engineer, and Tapan Das (28), while the person treated and discharged was Jaydeo Roy (28).
Tardeo police senior inspector Sanjay Surve said, “The ground had been dug up for laying basement pillars. The soil loosened up because of which the wall crashed on the three who were standing there. At present, we have registered an accidental death report (ADR) and sought a site inspection report on the incident, based on which further action will be decided.”