Four women and a child sleeping on a pavement were injured as a speeding Mercedes car ran over them in Mumbai early Friday, police said here.
The driver of the vehicle was reported absconding as the police made investigations.
The five were rushed to Sir J. J. Hospital for treatment.
The speeding Mercedes rammed into two other vehicles before climbing on the pavement and running over the persons sleeping near Masjid Bunder.
However, the police managed to trace the driver and have detained him for hit-and-run accident.