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Speeding car hits motorcycle, then rams into boundary wall of house in Sector 19

The Tribune 2020-08-01 19:24:50


A speeding car that lost control hit a man on a motorcycle and crashed into the boundary wall of a house in Sector 19, police said.

A view of the car that crashed into the boundary wall of a house in Sector 19, Chandigarh, on Saturday. Tribune photo: Manoj Mahajan

The victim, a 33-year-old man who is in the Indian Air Force who was riding the motorcycle, sustained a head injury and has been moved to the commandant hospital of the air force.

The 31-year-old driver of the vehicle was also wounded and, along with his co-passengers---a 36-year-old woman and a 25-year-old man---is being treated at Government Multi-Speciality Hospital in Sector 16.

The driver of the car has been booked for rash driving (Section 279) and causing hurt (Section 337) under the Indian Penal Code.