Mumbai: In yet another case of hit and run, a woman was killed and six people injured on Sunday night in Mumbai, after they were run over by a speeding car.
Three of those injured are in a critical condition and are admitted to a city hospital.
The driver, a 22 -year old was apparently drunk when the accident occurred.
He ran over the victims on a footpath, as they were returning from a function at the Bandra Kurla Complex.
â€œWe were returning from a function and were walking on the pavement. A speeding car first hit two men and then my wife who was dragged along with the car for some distance. The drunk driver fled,â€ stated Laazer, the deceased womanâ€™s husband.
The accused, a commerce student at a prestigious college in the city, ran away from the spot, but was soon nabbed by the police.
The victims were from the Goregaon area.
A case of culpable homicide not amounting to murder has been registered and investigations are on.