4 killed, many injured as speeding car hits footpath in Mumbai

Mumbai: Four persons died and many others were injured after a speeding car rammed into the footpath outside a restaurant in a busy market area in south Mumbai.

According to the police, prima facie, the incident occurred when the driver of the car lost his control over the vehicle in Crawford Market area.

He said it was not clear whether the deceased were sitting on the footpath outside the restaurant or were travelling in the car.

Police rushed eight injured persons to state-run JJ hospital, where four of them were declared dead on arrival, the official added.

The deceased were identified as Naeem, Saroja, Zubeda and an unidentified woman.


NT Bureau