Driver Leans Out of Window to 'Spit Out Gutkha', Dies After Hitting Divider on Noida Highway
A neighbour of Kasana said he had suffered serious injuries to the head and was referred to a private hospital in Delhi's Sarita Vihar early on Friday.
Image for representation. (Network18 Creative)
Noida: A man who was was hospitalised with severe injuries on Friday after he rammed his speeding Jaguar into the divider on a highway in Greater Noida succumbed to his injuries on Friday evening.
The incident took place at 'Zero Point' on the Expressway around 7 pm Thursday, the police said. He was alone in the car, they added.
The victim, Prashant Kasana (27), a native of Kasana area of Gautam Buddh Nagar district, lived in Alpha 1 sector of Greater Noida, officials said.
A private security guard who witnessed the accident said, "The car was coming at a high speed. Must have been around 120 kmph. Suddenly, the driver peeped his head out to spit gutkha/pan masala, and lost control over the vehicle, which rammed into the divider."
"I rushed to the spot and with the help of another passerby, who was in a Scorpio, rushed him to a hospital here," the guard, Mahaveer, said.
A neighbour of Kasana said he had suffered serious injuries to the head and was referred to a private hospital in Delhi's Sarita Vihar early Friday.
According to senior police officials, no complaint was registered in the case but a PCR had reached the spot for basic probe.
Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.
Subscribe to Moneycontrol Pro and gain access to curated markets data, trading recommendations, equity analysis, investment ideas, insights from market gurus and much more. Get Moneycontrol PRO for 1 year at price of 3 months. Use code FREEDOM.
Recommended For You
- Jio Effect: Airtel May Offer Free Android STB, HD LED TV with Broadband, DTH Plans
- Woman Whose Rendition of Lata Mangeshkar Classic Went Viral Records Song
- NASA’s Next Moon Landing Will be Powered by The Aitken Supercomputer Made by HP
- Scarlett Johansson Tops Forbes List of the Highest-paid Actresses Second Year in a Row
- Metz M55G2 4K Android TV Review: So Good, it Should Cost a Lot More Than Rs 42,990