A rushing sports activities automotive collided with a divider and hit a tree earlier than bursting into flames right here on Thursday, police stated.
The incident came about at round 4 am close to Sector 27 on Golf Course Road. Both the occupants of the automotive, who had been reportedly in an inebriated state, managed to flee earlier than the automobile caught hearth, they stated.
According to police, the motive force of the Porsche 911 sports activities automotive bearing Chandigarh registration quantity was rushing and misplaced management of the automobile. The occupants had been headed in direction of Sikanderpur from Sector 56.
“The automotive collided with a divider, crossed over to the opposite aspect, and hit a tree earlier than going up in flames,” a police officer stated.
A firefighting staff doused the hearth in half an hour, police stated, including efforts are on to nab the proprietor and the duo using the automotive on the time of the accident.
Later within the day, a city-based businessman approached the police, saying his son was driving the automotive on the time of the accident. He claimed that the crash occurred as his son was attempting to save lots of a canine that instantly got here in entrance of his automotive.
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