Crime in Hyderabad

2-yr-old crushed & dragged by car

2-yr-old crushed & dragged by car
Picture Courtesy: TOI

Hyderabad: In a heartrending incident, a two-year-old girl was crushed by a car while she was playing near her house in Vishnu Nagar, Sayeedabad, on Monday morning. The killer driver fled the scene after the incident. Sayeedabad police has registered a case under section 304(a). A manhunt has been launched to nab the car’s driver.

According to Chaitra’s relatives, at around 8.45am, 2-year-old, Chaitra, was playing by the side of the road near her home when the car mowed down her and dragged for some distance. The bloodstains were spotted at two places on the road, one at the corner of the road near a grocery store, while another near a flag pole at the centre of the road.

As reported by TOI, the child was rushed to a nearby hospital in Champapet, where she was declared brought dead. The body was shifted to Osmania hospital for post-mortem.

There were no eyewitnesses to give any clues.