3 of family killed in Expressway mishap

March 16th, 2007

Pune: Three members of a Mumbai family were killed in a mishap in the Kamshet tunnel on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway when their Maruti Alto crashed against the tunnel wall late Wednesday night.

The deceased were identified as Yash Suhas Kulkarni (19) of Prathmesh Park, Andheri (west), his mother Kalpana (47) and father Suhas (55). According to the Wadgaon-Maval police, Yash and Kalpana died on the spot while Suhas died under medical attention at a Chinchwad hospital during the wee hours of Thursday.

Police said the trio was heading left Mumbai around 11 pm and Yash was driving the car. The car was moving at a high speed and as soon as it entered the Kamshet tunnel number 2, it smashed against the tunnel wall.

Yash was a college student, Suhas, an architect and Kalpana, a school teacher. The three were heading to the Pune residence of Suhas’s brother to attend a function.

Source: TOI(Mumbai-epaper)


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