AGRA: A 24-year-old youth who was to get married on May 7 was killed and his brother and a worker were injured when their car turned turtle after a tyre burst near milestone 116 on Yamuna Expressway in Mathura’s Mahawan area on Friday. They were on way to Agra for wedding shopping.
According to police, the accident took place around 3:30 pm. The deceased was identified as Kapil Gupta. His brother, Ashok Kumar, and worker, Mukesh, sustained injuries and were admitted to hospital. Kapil owned a business in Mathura and hailed from Surir.
Talking with TOI, Shireesh Chandra, superintendent of police (rural), said the vehicle was completely damaged. The body has been sent for post-mortem.
Earlier this week, on April 4, a 24-year-old youth,Suraj, and his teenaged neighbour, Heera, were killed when their motorcycle collided with a tractor on National Highway-2 in Mathura’s Kosi Kalan area. They hailed from Rajasthan’s Deeg town.