Man Run Over By Bus After Motorbike Hits Pothole In Maharashtra: Report

Sufian Sheikh was on the pothole-ridden road at around 3pm when the incident happened, Thane Municipal Corporation regional disaster management cell chief Avinash Sawant said.

Man Run Over By Bus After Motorbike Hits Pothole In Maharashtra: Report

A police probe is underway, the civic official said. (Representational)

Thane:

A man was run over by a bus on Tuesday when he fell down after his motorcycle hit a pothole on GB Road in Maharashtra's Thane city, a civic official said.

Sufian Sheikh was on the pothole-ridden road at around 3pm when the incident happened, Thane Municipal Corporation regional disaster management cell chief Avinash Sawant told PTI.

"The motorcycle hit a pothole causing Sheikh to lose balance and fall. An MSRTC bus coming from behind crushed him. A police probe is underway," he said. 

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