A Toyota camry recklessly driven by a 19 year old teenager, Irfan Ali Husain, a student of a private college and a resident of Jakkur, India mowed down two men on a bike near Jakkur on Ballari Road on Thursday.
Murugan S, 48, a carpenter, and Venkatesh, 50, a tailor, residents were on the Murugan’s Honda bike when the accident happened.
Though both the men were wearing helmets, they suffered serious head injuries, said cops. They were rushed to a hospital where they died later. Police said the car was moving at a high speed and its front was completely damaged. The bike was also mangled.
The traffic police arrested the teenager and booked him on charges of causing death due to negligence before releasing him on bail.