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Watch | Speeding Audi Hits Elderly Man In Noida, Kills Him On Spot; Driver On The Run

As per the footage, the erring "white-coloured" Audi car pushed and tossed the old man in the air for some distance which killed him instantly.

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A speeding luxury car hit an elecderly man in Noida on Sunday morning and he died on the spot. The police said that the driver and the vehicle is yet to be traced.

A CCTV camera on the location captured the moment when the accident happened revealing horrific details.

As per the footage, the erring "white-coloured" Audi car pushed and tossed the old man in the air for some distance which killed him instantly.

What did the police say?

According to police, the incident took place around 6.30 am and the car was being driven "swiftly and negligently".

"A man identified as Pradeep, who lives near Gijhor village, today approached the Sector 24 police station and informed officials that his father Janak Dev Sah has met with an accident involving a car and he has passed away," Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (Noida) Manish Mishra said.

"An FIR was immediately lodged in the case and legal proceedings were initiated, including the post-mortem. For the identification of the vehicle, CCTV footage is being checked and other police teams are also working on the case," Mishra said.

He said the police would soon find the car and ensure further action in the case.

Similar Incidents In Noida

In a similar incident in Noida on May 16, two people, including a nurse, died while three others were hospitalised after their e-rickshaw was hit by a minor driving a BMW.

Two occupants of the BMW car were apprehended by the police while their third partner fled the spot. An FIR was lodged in the case, according to police.

Gautam Buddh Nagar, which comprises Noida and Greater Noida cities, witnessed 1,176 road crashes in 2023 that resulted in the deaths of 470 people and injuries to 858 people.

The district had recorded 437 such deaths and injuries to 856 people in 2022, according to official data.

In Pune a teen driver killed two people last week while rash driving allegedly under the influence of alcohol and the case is under investigation.

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