A car mechanic who was driving a Mercedes in an inebriated condition strike an auto-rickshaw and hurt 3 pedestrians in south Delhi’s Sarai Kale Khan region, the law enforcement claimed on Tuesday.
The mechanic has been determined as 28-calendar year-outdated Alam, a resident of New Seelampur, they said.
For the duration of patrolling at 8.55 pm on Sunday, the law enforcement located a Mercedes automobile had crashed into an auto-rickshaw in the vicinity of a Sarai Kale Khan purple gentle, a police official claimed.
Enquiry unveiled that the auto just after hitting the vehicle-rickshaw at the rear aspect jumped the divider and hurt 3 pedestrians on the reverse aspect of the highway, he explained.
“On additional enquiry, it was unveiled that the car or truck was pushed by Alam and his two gals good friends accompanied him. He was drunk at that time and some beer bottles ended up uncovered in the car or truck,” senior law enforcement official (southeast) RP Meena said.
The accused reported that he will work as a auto mechanic at Seelampur in northeast Delhi and the motor vehicle belonged to one of his clientele who had still left it at his workshop for restoring, RP Meena claimed.
On Sunday, Alam eaten alcohol and took his two women of all ages friends for a experience to Kalkaji, he said.
He was driving the car or truck at a quite superior pace. When he achieved in close proximity to Sarai Kale Khan red light, the automobile went out of regulate and hit the car-rickshaw. It jumped the divider and hit three pedestrians, Meena said.
The hurt pedestrians — identified as Brijesh, Mahender and Suresh — ended up rushed to AIIMS Trauma Heart, the law enforcement reported.
Having said that, the vehicle-rickshaw driver, Sachin, escaped unharmed, they reported. Alam was arrested on the location, police stated.