Drunk Driving Bengaluru: A drunk driver rammed his SUV into pedestrians that were standing outside a restaurant in Bengaluru, the entire moment was captured by a CCTV installed outside the restaurant.
The police confirmed that everyone in the video survived the horrific accident.
The police also confirmed that the driver of the Mahindra Xylo SUV was drunk and has been arrested by the police.
He will be facing reckless driving charges and relevant charges under the Indian Penal Code.
A 9-second video of the incident was shared by ANI on their Twitter account.
Here is the video of the accident:
#WATCH Bengaluru: A drunk person drove his car over pedestrians on a footpath at HSR Layout locality. The driver was taken into police custody & injured were admitted to hospital. Case registered. #Karnataka pic.twitter.com/mmS8e69MPw
— ANI (@ANI) August 19, 2019
The driver was arrested by the police and the injured pedestrians were rushed to a hospital in the area.
The incident happened on Sunday afternoon.
A police officer said, “A car driven by a drunk man ploughed into pedestrians and injured seven people in Bengaluru’s HSR Layout.”
The police said 4 people are currently fighting for their lives in the hospital.