Speeding goods vehicle crushed three construction labourer to death

Yogesh K Porwar & Avanth Kumar Kankariya

Three labourers were killed when a speeding goods vehicle ran over them on Attibele main road on Monday night.

The deceased have been identified as Chandan Das,23,Ashiq,20 and Karan,20 from Assam and working as labourers for a construction company .

They are returning home from work when the accident occurred.Due to the impact the trio were dragged for few meters away on the road and the front portion of the vehicle was damaged and few parts were scattered around.The driver sped away along with the vehicle .

Passers-by noticed the accident informed the police.The police rushed to the spot and shifted the bodies for post-mortem,while checking the CCTV footage to identify the vehicle .

In another accident,a 30-year-old factory employee was killed after he lost control over the motorcycle and came under the wheels of the moving BMTC bus in Peenya on Monday night.

The deceased Deepak,native of Varanasi was working as operator in a factory and returning home from work .

According to the police he was trying to overtake the bus from left side and lost control and slipped under the back wheels of the bus.

The Peenya traffic police have detained the driver and seized the bus for further investigations.