In yet another hit-and-run case, two women of a family were killed after they were hit by a speeding Innova in Greater Noida on Wednesday. The deceased were identified as Shanti (70) and her granddaughter Geeta (15).
Shanti’s daughter-in-law Sunti was critically injured in the incident, and has been admitted to Kailash Hospital.
According to reports, the incident took place around 8 pm on Wednesday night. Cops told media that they were crossing the road in front of Kailash Hospital when the speeding vehicle hit Shanti and Gita, who died in the hospital.
Cops said that the car was chased by some motorists, but it sped away. An FIR has been registered at the Knowledge Park police station against unknown persons.
This is the second such incident in Noida in a week. On April 16, an AC mechanic died when a speeding BMW rammed into three motorcycles.
Earlier this month, a 32-year-old marketing executive was mowed down by a speeding Mercedes sedan in Delhi's Civil Lines area, which was allegedly being driven by a juvenile.