Subscribe Now Subscribe Now
Home > Mumbai > Mumbai News > Article > Mumbai 18 year old motorcyclist dies after mishap on Bandras U bridge

Mumbai: 18-year-old motorcyclist dies after mishap on Bandra’s U-bridge

Updated on: 10 March,2023 06:10 AM IST  |  Mumbai
Shirish Vaktania |

Bike crashed into overpass wall and he fell 40 ft; pillion rider critical

Mumbai: 18-year-old motorcyclist dies after mishap on Bandra’s U-bridge

Ahaat Khan

An 18-year-old motorcyclist died around 11.30 pm on Wednesday after crashing into the safety wall of Bandra's U-bridge and plummeting nearly 40 feet. According to the police, the deceased, Ahaat Khan, had been speeding and wasn't wearing a helmet. A friend, 17, who was riding pillion, has been seriously injured. The Bandra police have registered a case of rash driving again the deceased and are investigating the matter. According to the police, Khan's father had recently bought the vehicle.

Also read: Mumbai: Aspiring constable cracks ankle during test run 

The spot where the accident occurred
The spot where the accident occurred

A police officer said, "It was Badi Raat on Wednesday night and the friends, who hail from Govandi, were riding around the city. The speeding bike crashed into the safety wall at the bend in the bridge. Khan fell from a height of about 40 feet." While the 18-year-old died on the spot, his friend—who, fortunately, did not fall off the overpass, is in the intensive care unit of Bhabha hospital in Bandra West.

"Exciting news! Mid-day is now on WhatsApp Channels Subscribe today by clicking the link and stay updated with the latest news!" Click here!

Do you agree with the management`s decision of only letting devotees offer jal abhishek at Babulnath temple?

Register for FREE
to continue reading !

This is not a paywall.
However, your registration helps us understand your preferences better and enables us to provide insightful and credible journalism for all our readers.

Mid-Day Web Stories

Mid-Day Web Stories

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK