One dead, four injured in road accidents

Last Updated: Mon, Feb 04, 2013 10:30 hrs

New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) A man was crushed to death by an unidentified vehicle while four people were injured when two vehicles collided here in two road accidents, police said Monday.

A 50-year-old man was hit by a vehicle in south Delhi's Peera Garhi area Sunday night. Both the man and the vehicle were unidentified.

"He was rushed to All India Institute of Medical Sciences where he was declared brought dead. A case of rash and negligent driving has been registered and a hunt is on to nab the errant driver," police said.

In the other incident, four people were injured when a mini-truck and an SUV crashed into each other in south Delhi's Mehrauli area Sunday night.

"The two people in the SUV had to be taken out after using a gas cutter to cut through the vehicle's door," police said.

The four people were rushed to AIIMS where they were stated to be out of danger, said the officer.

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