A household of 5 was killed in a head-on truck-car collision late Friday evening close to Haripur on the Dhandhuka-Bagodara freeway on the outskirts of Ahmedabad. The deceased included two kids, aged 1 and 10. An FIR was lodged on the Dhandhuka police station and the truck driver was detained, a Dhandhuka police station official stated.
“A household of 5 was within the automobile, and all died on the spot. Rajendrasinh Chudasama (43) was driving the automobile. The truck was coming from Dhandhuka in the direction of Bagodara, whereas the automobile was going in the direction of Dhandhuka. It’s a single lane street and not using a divider. The household belonged to Zinzar village in Dhandhuka taluka. An FIR was lodged final evening and we have now detained the motive force. He shall be arrested quickly,” the official stated.
Other than his kids, Rajendrasinh’s 72-year previous mom and 40-year previous spouse had been additionally killed.
ધંધુકા બગોદરા હાઈવે પર થયેલ અકસ્માતની ઘટના અત્યંત દુઃખદ છે. અકસ્માતમાં જાન ગુમાવનાર મૃતકોના આત્માની શાંતિ માટે પ્રાર્થના કરું છું. તેમના પરિવારજનો પ્રત્યે સંવેદના વ્યક્ત કરું છું.
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Expressing sorrow over the incident, Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel on Saturday tweeted, “The accident incident on the Bagodara-Dhandhuka freeway is extraordinarily unhappy. I pray for the peace of the deceased souls who misplaced their lives within the incident and specific my condolences to the household.”