Dahanu: 2 died in a road accident after car tyre ruptures; the deceased includes a 1 year-old
An echo car was completely smashed after its tyre ruptured on on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway near Dhanivari village on the Susari river bridge in Dahanu Taluka. The family was travelling to Vapi in Gujarat from Mumbai for a wedding. Reportedly, two people died on spot, including a one-year-old child.
The vehicle was carrying 10 people, out of which Nazneen Shaikh (46) and Mujeen Shaikh (1) died on spot. Shain Naik (46 years), Ashiq Ali (65 years), Tuba Sheikh (6 years), Atifa Sheikh (9 years), Janaf Sheikh (7 years), Zoya Sheikh (6 years) and driver Ayan Naik (29 years) have been injured. Two of them are in critical condition and are undergoing treatment at Casa Sub-District Hospital.
At the same time, Ramesh Mali, Taluka President of Prahar Sanghatana and Nilesh Kast, District Vice-President of Prahar Sanghatana were passing by on this highway.