Two people have died after a tree fell on a speeding bike on the Pune-Nashik highway. While going from Bhosari to Nashik Phata, two people on a two-wheeler were killed. The names of the deceased are yet to be ascertained. This incident happened today (Saturday) around 7 am. There was a traffic jam for some time due to a fallen tree on the road.
The fire department immediately reached the spot and removed the tree and opened the road for traffic.
According to the police, two people have died after a tree fell on a speeding bike on the Pune-Nashik highway. The incident took place in front of Bhosari police station while going to Nashik Phata from Bhosari.
The two on the bike were wearing helmets. However, the tree fell directly on the head, resulting in serious injuries and death of both.
After the tree fell on the bike, the bike flew some distance. On the Pune-Nashik highway from Nashik Phata to Bhosari police station area and on both sides of the road there are large number of trees. There was a traffic jam on the highway due to the fallen tree. Sanjesh Thakur, Vitthal Ghuse, Laxman Howale, Nikhil Gogawle, Vikas Naik, Ashok, Amol Chiplunkar, drivers Kokre, Jadhav and Mandhan of fire department cut the tree aside and opened the road for traffic.