The Hush Post: Three doctors, junior residents, including a woman from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi were killed in an accident. The mishap took place on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday on Yamuna expressway. Four other doctors who were also travelling with them were seriously injured.
The accident took place near Milestone 88 in Mathura, when the doctors were going to Agra to celebrate a friend’s birthday.
Victims of the accident were identified as 34-year-old Dr Harshad, 25-year-old Dr Yashpreet and 24-year-old Dr Hembala. Their bodies have been taken to a mortuary in a government hospital.
The injured were identified as Dr Catherine, Dr Jitender, Dr Mahesh Kumar and Dr Abhinava Kumar Singh, who are admitted in a private hospital. Two injured doctors are women.
The accident took place at around 3 am, when the group was on their way to celebrate Dr Harshad’s birthday. It was Dr Harshad who was at the wheels on a Toyota Innova. The incident took place when the speeding car banged into the truck.
One of the injured doctors said, they were sleeping when the accident occurred.
The accident was so damaging that the car got crumpled and the truck dragged the car for nearly 200 meters. It took half an hour to extricate the victims from the car.