A Zomato supply associate and two youngsters died after a motorcycle and a automobile crashed in north-east Delhi’s Shakarpur space final night time.
In keeping with police, the younger girls and 5 others of their household had been getting back from Peeragarhi in west Delhi to their house in Karkardooma. Whereas three individuals had been sitting within the entrance, 4 had been on the again.
When the automobile was passing by means of Laxmi Nagar, the Zomato supply associate on the bike got here in the way in which and the automobile’s driver misplaced management as he was making an attempt to steer clear, it’s learnt.
These caught contained in the overturned automobile had been pulled out and rushed to a hospital the place Jyoti, 17, and Bharti, 19, had been declared useless. Two others have suffered minor accidents.
Visuals from the spot present the mangled frames of the hatchback automobile and the two-wheeler.
Police stated the Zomato supply associate is but to be recognized. In keeping with native residents, the person was significantly injured after the accident and was rushed to a close-by hospital. Hospital authorities, they stated, informed them that no mattress was obtainable and as they had been making an attempt to rearrange a mattress, the supply associate died.
Police have registered a case and additional investigation is on.
The accident comes a month after Zomato launched a 10-minute meals supply function, prompting considerations about rash driving and security of supply companions.
Looking for to allay the fears, Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal had then stated that the 10-minute supply function will solely be obtainable in particular places and that the supply executives might be unaware of the promised supply time.
He had claimed that this service might be as protected for the supply companions as its 30-minute supply function.