An over speeding car skid off the Biodiversity Flyover Accident Video and crashed down on the road, and killed 1 person, leaving 6 people dead.
In the video, you can see a woman waiting for an auto-rickshaw with her daughter below the flyover, the woman was killed in the accident.
According to reports, the accident happened at the Biodiversity Flyover in the Gachibowli area of Hyderabad by 1 pm after a red vehicle lost control.
2 videos were shared by Uma Sudhir.
A #Volkswagen flew off newly opened #BiodiversityFlyover and fell on people standing below; car was travelling at 104 kmph; woman killed, driver survived thanks to airbags, 4 injured; 2 new cars parked below also damaged; footage cinematic, dramatic reality is frightening @ndtv pic.twitter.com/YNRAdxQEGs
— Uma Sudhir (@umasudhir) November 23, 2019
Uma said, “A #Volkswagen flew off newly opened #BiodiversityFlyover and fell on people standing below; car was travelling at 104 kmph; woman killed, driver survived thanks to airbags, 4 injured; 2 new cars parked below also damaged; footage cinematic, dramatic reality is frightening.”
In one of the videos that she shared on Twitter, you can see a red Volkswagen losing control of the vehicle as the turn came. The vehicle then skids off the newly-opened flyover.
Pedestrians that were standing under the flyover ran after hearing a huge bang, but one person got crushed in the incident.
A tree was uprooted and 2 cars that were parked outside a showroom were also damaged in the accident.
Here is the second video of the accident:
View from atop unidirectional flyover in #Hyderabad where #Volkswagen travelling at 104 kmph hit divider / railing and flew off the road onto the road below; independent experts to study what went wrong; flyover opened less than 20 days ago #CarFliesOffFlyover pic.twitter.com/WXq4wNDGhf
— சேவற் கொடியோன்🐓 (@Tamilankalyan) November 23, 2019
Preliminary investigations revealed that the car was being driven at the speed of 104 kilometers per hour, the permissible limit at the Biodiversity Flyover is 40 kilometers per hour.
The 3 passengers inside the vehicle were injured in the incident.
The driver, who has been identified as Milan, is alive thanks to the airbags of the car.
Bonthu Rammohan, the Mayor of Hyderabad, announced that the flyover will be closed for 3 days in order to set the speed limit on the flyover.
Mayor Rammohan has also announced that the government will be giving Rs. 5 lakhs to the family of the woman who died in the accident.
Earlier this month, 2 people were killed on the same flyover after a motorcycle was hit by a speeding car.