41-year-old dies in road accident
A 41-year-old resident of Punolo in Bardez died in a fatal accident at Olaulim. Ajay Kinlikar died on the spot in a head-on collision on Wednesday night.
According to Mapusa police, deceased was travelling from Aldona towards Ecoxim on his scooter and Eknath Gadekar, resident of Khoirut Aldona, was travelling in the opposite direction. As they reached Olaulim both two-wheelers collided and as an impact both the riders fell on the road.
Ajay died on the spot and the other rider sustained serious injuries. The scooter rider was declared brought dead by the doctor at Aldona PHC while the other rider was shifted to Goa Medical College at Bambolim.
On Thursday, post-mortem was conducted on the deceased and body was handed over to family for final rites.
Mapusa police are further investigating the case.