Speeding BMW kills 50-year-old in Delhi, incident caught on camera

Marco Green
January 14, 2018

In a tragic incident being reported from the national capital, a 50-year-old man lost his life after being mowed down by a speeding vehicle near Kirori Mal College, North Campus.

The entire incident was captured on CCTV cameras.

The accused, identified as Abhinav Sahni, was driving his father's BMW X1 at the time of the incident, the Hindustan Times reported.

The victim, Shivender (50), was a daily wage labourer and used to live on the streets.

The victim has been identified as Shiv Nath who was trying to cross a road in Maurice Nagar at around 1.20 pm when the speeding auto approaches him. He crashes on the car's bonnet and windshield, before falling off on the road.

In the footage, the auto can be seen stopping for a few moment before leaving the accident site.

Some passersby later informed police and Shiv Nath was rushed to a hospital where he was declared dead, he added. After being tracked down by the police, Abhinav Sahni was booked for rash driving and also causing death due to negligence. Cops sought information about the part from manufacturers and over 500 cars of the same make was checked in Delhi-NCR. The report, however, came negative. As he was inquiring about the accident, vagabonds at the spot started abusing and threatening him, following which he panicked and fled.

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