22-year-old dies after truck rams into motorcycle

ST Correspondent
Sunday, 10 June 2018

A 22-year-old youth died after a truck rammed into the two-wheeler he was riding outside Krishna Garden restaurant in Market Yard on Wednesday. A case in this regard was registered at Market Yard police station on Friday.

Pune: A 22-year-old youth died after a truck rammed into the two-wheeler he was riding outside Krishna Garden restaurant in Market Yard on Wednesday. A case in this regard was registered at Market Yard police station on Friday.

The deceased was identified as Harshvardhan Pachare, a resident of Bibwewadi. The accused truck driver has been identified as Nitin Pachpute (23), a resident of Bedvasti in Hiradgaon, Ahmednagar. He has been arrested.

According to the Market Yard police, the deceased was going on a motorcycle with an acquaintance, who is the complainant in the case, when the truck rammed into the two-wheeler. Police said that Pachpute was driving recklessly and hit the motorcycle at a high speed. The complainant sustained minor injuries, whereas the deceased died on the spot.

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