MUMBAI(NT): In a sad incident, a 27-year-old man was charred to death after he lost the control of the bike he was riding and fell into an open hole. The two-wheeler and victims dead body found inside the sewage hole.
As per the police reports, the victim was a resident of Ulwe, was drunk at the time of the accident. The incident happened when he was crossing sector 20 around 12.30am as per reports by Hindustan Times. The man lost control of his two-wheeler then he jumped on to a sewage pipeline along the road.
Smita Jadhav, senior inspector of NRI police station said, "The manholes along the stretch are uncovered as the construction work of a pipeline and road is going on. The victim and his two-wheeler fell into a manhole. After the accident, the two-wheeler caught fire and exploded inside the pipeline. The victim suffered severe burns and died on the spot."
A traveller informed the police about the incident and as per Smita Jadhav, "We have found that he was drunk. That could be the reason why he lost control and fell into the open sewage hole."