Speeding Mercedes kills a constable, injures another

New Delhi, April 10: A police constable was killed and another critically injured here early Tuesday when a Mercedes driven at high speed hit the motorcycle they were riding during night patrol, police said.

Gurdeep Singh, a resident of Greater Kailash-I who was driving the car, hit the constables from behind around 12.45 a.m. Tuesday near B-1 block of Paschim Vihar in west Delhi.

“The two constables, Deepak, 35, and Amit, 30, who were on night patrol on a motorcycle were knocked down from behind. Deepak succumbed to his injuries on the spot, while Amit is reported to be critical. Singh who fled the spot was later arrested,” a senior Delhi police official told IANS.

A case of rash driving has been registered against Gurdeep Singh.