Five killed in mishap on Pune-Solapur Highway

ST Correspondent
Saturday, 19 May 2018

The accident happened after the tyre of the vehicle burst and driver lost control over it.

Pune: Five persons of a family were killed and two others injured in an accident that took place near Bhigwan village on Pune-Solapur Highway on Friday evening.

The ghastly mishap occurred at around 6 pm in the evening when the family of seven persons were returning in a Scorpio vehicle to their home in Nigdi after paying a visit to Tuljapur. The accident happened after the tyre of the vehicle burst and driver lost control over it.

The Scorpio vehicle overturned multiple times. It crossed over to the other side of the highway and dashed into a four-wheeler with five persons inside it.
 

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