Two youths died and one sustained serious injury in a fatal accident at Bhakti Park, Wadala TT on Wednesday evening after the bike on which they were travelling came under the tyres of a truck.
According to police, the incident took place near a monorail station near Bhakti park from where the trio were riding on one bike. While attempting to overtake the truck, they lost control and came under the truck’s tyre. Police said the victims were not wearing helmets. After the accident, locals immediately informed police and the injured were taken to hospital where two were declared dead on arrival, while the other was admitted.
“All three victims are residents of the nearby area and were headed home when the incident occurred. We are in the process of registering an FIR and will arrest the truck driver,” said D Pawar, police sub inspector from Wadala TT police station.