Woman dragged under truck for 3 km dies as truck catches fire

Woman dragged under truck for 3 km dies as truck catches fire

While the country is still shocked over the horrific accident in Delhi’s Sultanpuri, a similar incident occurred in Uttar Pradesh’s Banda district where a woman was dragged for several kilometres after being hit by a truck.

The incident happened when a truck hit a woman riding on her scooty and dragged her for about three kilometers. The woman got trapped in the truck and the vehicle caught fire. The woman died on the spot.

“A woman, Pushpa Devi, who worked in a university was on the way to home when she met with an accident. A truck hit her scooty after which the scooty got stuck in the truck and the vehicle caught fire. The woman died on the spot. Police forces and firefighters were called to the spot. The driver has not been arrested yet,” police said.

The woman’s body has been sent for post-morterm and further investigation is underway.