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Bengaluru: Speeding bike flies over road hump, rider dies on spot in Electronic City

A tragic accident in Bengaluru claimed the life of 27-year-old Arunkumar on Sunday night. Riding without a helmet, he lost control of his speeding two-wheeler near Tech Mahindra Company, succumbing to a critical head injury. Authorities attribute the accident to excessive speed and negligent driving, registering a case.

Bengaluru: Speeding bike flies over road hump, rider dies on spot in Electronic City vkp
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First Published Feb 6, 2024, 9:11 AM IST

Tragedy struck on Sunday night in Bengaluru when a speeding two-wheeler lost control over a road hump, resulting in a fatal accident. The incident occurred within the jurisdiction of the Electronic City Traffic Police Station, claiming the life of 27-year-old Arunkumar, a resident of Gollahalli.

Arun Kumar, born in Kalaburagi, was on his way home from Electronic City Phase-2, travelling from the Shantipur side when the accident unfolded around 8:20 pm. The victim, who had studied at ITI and worked as an assistant in a local factory, had spent the evening with friends before the tragic incident occurred.

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The fatal crash transpired near Tech Mahindra Company, where Arun lost control of his two-wheeler while navigating a road hump. The impact of the fall proved severe due to the absence of a helmet, resulting in a critical head injury. Onlookers rushed him to a nearby hospital, but despite their efforts, Arun succumbed to his injuries en route.

Authorities investigating the incident have attributed the accident to excessive speed and negligent driving. A case has been registered at the Electronic City Traffic Police Station in connection with the tragedy.

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