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Delhi hit-and-run: 28-yr-old driver of Mercedes car held

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The 28-year-old of the Mercedes car which allegedly ran over and killed a fruit vendor and injured another near Dwarka's was arrested on Tuesday, police said.

Nukul, a resident of Raj Nagar, Palam Colony was behind the wheel of the when the accident occurred on Sunday night, police said, adding that the vehicle involved in the accident was seized.

According to a senior officer, a Mercedes emblem was found at the spot which prompted the police to procure details of about 4,000 cars of the same marquee from the to ascertain the details of the vehicle involved in the accident.

Police said an eyewitness and the person who called to inform about the accident too were questioned. As there were no CCTV cameras around the accident spot, the footage from adjacent roads was analysed.

The accident claimed the life of 35-year-old and injured 30-year-old as they were returning home after work from the weekly market.

The received information about the accident around 11.50 pm.

was taken to the where he was declared brought dead, while Inder, who sustained serious injuries, was admitted to the in Dwarka.

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First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 01:15 IST