Two brothers killed in Delhi car crash

Last Updated: Thu, Feb 14, 2013 14:00 hrs

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Two brothers were killed while a 35-year-old unidentified woman was injured when a car they were travelling in crashed into a stationary bus here early Thursday, police said.

Dheeraj Gupta, 38, and Mohit Gupta, 38, both cousins and residents of north Delhi's Mall Road area, died in the accident that took place around 1 a.m. in north Delhi's Kashmere Gate area, police said.

The woman, who was rushed to a trauma centre, was yet to be identified and unfit for statement, police said.

"Prima facie, it seemed that the car was being driven at a very high speed and the driver, Mohit, could not control the vehicle and crashed into the bus," sad a police officer.

Sunil, the driver of the Punjab Roadways bus involved in the accident, was arrested for illegally stopping the vehicle on the road for picking up passengers and causing the accident, police said.

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