New Delhi: A hard collision took place when the ambulance carrying a 45-yr-old heart patient was rammed over by a speeding car close to Delhi Gate. The patient killed. The mishap occurred on Tuesday when the man, Maha Singh, was being taken to a hospital. The collision was so hard that the ambulance, an Eeco rolled over numerous times prior coming to a halt.
The Eon driver, recorded with a taxi aggregator, detained. Police Officials conveyed that, Maha Singh was being hurried to GB Pant Hospital by his nephew Naresh Singh and his brother Mansingh. As ambulance arrived at the spot and was taking a turn from the Ambedkar Stadium side, the car approaching from ITO rammed the left side of the ambulance.
Naresh further conveyed that there was a loud bash, following which the ambulance rolled three times. The oxygen cylinder kept beside my uncle fell on his chest and he died almost immediately. The Eon driver afterward recognized as Mahfooz Alam, directed to step out of his vehicle and help Naresh and Man singh heave out the fatality, who emerged to have died.
Police further conveyed that on hearing the loud noise, locals collected and informed police. Mandeep Singh Randhawa, DCP (central) also further conveyed that, we detained Alam for causing death due to carelessness. In questioning, Alam told he had predictable the ambulance to cross the spot prior to he arrived. It was found that the traffic lights at the crossing were put in blinker mode, according to traffic rules, and together the drivers failed to observe each other.