1 killed, 6 injured as speeding car rams into roadside stalls in Kolkata"s Jadavpur

  • | Sunday | 23rd January, 2022

Kolkata, Jan 23 (PTI) A person was killed and six others critically injured as a speeding car rammed into roadside stalls in Kolkata"s Jadavpur area, police said on Sunday.The incident happened near Sulekha More around 10.30 pm on Saturday, they said.The speeding car hit a bike, rammed into the roadside stalls before running over a man, police said.The impact of the accident was such that the bonnet and the bumper of the sedan turned into a pile of metal with the headlights missing.When taken to a hospital, the man was declared brought dead, police said.Those injured were undergoing treatment at a nearby hospital.Three persons, including two women, were detained from the car following the accident. Later, the driver was arrested, a police officer said.Preliminary investigation revealed that they were drinking in the car, he said."We have started a probe into the matter and checking the CCTV footage of the area," he added. PTI SCH SOM SOM

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