Two DTC employees on bike crushed to death as speeding bus triggers eight-vehicle pile-up

By: |
October 23, 2018 2:54 PM

Police informed that the injured people were rushed to a hospital but two were declared dead and two were admitted. Deputy commissioner of police Meghna Yadav while speaking to the daily said that the driver of the chartered bus fled from the spot.

 DTC accident, DTC conductor died, DTC employees, bus accident, delhi bus accident DTC accident, DTC conductor died, DTC employees, bus accident, delhi bus accident.

In a tragic accident, two Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) bus conductors travelling on a motorcycle were crushed to death in the national capital’s Vivek Vihar area on Monday. The incident happened at Ramprastha traffic signal when a fast speeding bus rammed into a school bus which further hit a UP Roadways bus. Two auto-rickshaws and two bikes also got crushed between the buses.

The Hindustan Times reported that both the DTC conductors —Satish Kumar and Rupender Kumar— were not on duty and were returning home at the time of the accident. A total of eight vehicles were piled up in the accident leaving four people crushed.

Police informed that the injured people were rushed to a hospital but two were declared brought dead and two were admitted. Deputy commissioner of police Shahdara Meghna Yadav while speaking to the daily said that the driver of the chartered bus fled from the spot after the accident.

The police have registered a case against the driver for causing death due to negligence and rash driving. The officials are making all efforts to trace the driver of the fast-speeding bus. DCP Yadav told the HT that the police were looking at the CCTV footages of the accident to establish the sequence of events.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE, NSE, US Market and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, Check out latest IPO News, Best Performing IPOs, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Financial Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest Biz news and updates.

Next Stories
1Jyotiraditya Scindia responds to Rahul Gandhi day after ‘backbencher’ remark – Here’s what he said
2Govt declared 42 outfits as terrorist organisations, MHA informs Lok Sabha
3Puducherry Elections 2021: NR Congress, BJP, AIADMK form poll alliance; N Rangaswamy to be NDA’s CM candidate