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2 killed in accident on Delhi's newly-inaugurated Signature Bridge

The passengers fell off the bridge after their two-wheeler hit the divider and died on the spot

ANI  |  New Delhi 

Signature Bridge. Photo: Dalip Kumar
Signature Bridge. Photo: Dalip Kumar

Two people died on Friday morning after their motorcycle rammed into a divider at the newly-inaugurated here.

The passengers fell off the bridge after their two-wheeler hit the divider and died on the spot.

The Delhi Police received a PCR call at 8:50 am regarding the incident. Further details pertaining to the cause of the accident and identities of the deceased are currently awaited.

The was opened for public on November 4. The project aims to reduce travel time and traffic congestion between the north-eastern and northern parts of the capital.

The bridge, built over the Yamuna River, is the first asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge in India.

First Published: Fri, November 23 2018. 09:58 IST
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