SUV runs over Gurugram traffic police officer after dragging him for 50 meters, condition critical
A horrific incident has come to light from Haryana after a speeding SUV runs over an assistant sub-inspector of Gurugram’s traffic police on Saturday. The incident occurred at Ambedkar Chowk in Sector 52 at around 4:30 pm
According to the reports, the driver also dragged an ASI for about 50 meters before running an SUV over him. The tragic mishap happened after he signalled the SUV driver to stop during the checking of vehicles.
Soon after, the ASI, identified as Harpreet, was rushed to the hospital. The doctors state his condition is critical. The ASI also suffered a broken leg in the accident.
The police said the 35-year-old Harpreet was checking vehicles with a home guard and a constable. The officials further said Harpreet signalled the driver of an SUV with tinted windows to stop when he saw it.
Instead, the driver of the SUV accelerated and dragged Harpreet for around 50 meters. After he fell down, the accused ran over him and fled the spot.
The Sector 53 police station has registered a case against the unidentified person on a complaint by Constable Sombeer.
Inspector Amit Kumar Station House Officer of Sector 53 police station said We identified the vehicle with the help of CCTV footage and are trying to identify its owner through the registration number. We will nab the accused soon.
The police are currently investigating the matter and are on the lookout for the accused. The police said stringent action would be taken against the accused.