Gujarat: woman crushed at home when reversing the car

AHMEDABAD: A 65-year-old woman, who was sitting in the yard of her house in Khokhra, was killed Thursday after being hit by a car. The driver was reversing the vehicle. The deceased, Uma Sharma, was a resident of Khokhra, according to the traffic police division.

According to the author Dinesh Sharma, son of the deceased, his mother suffered serious injuries to the hands and forehead. When family members heard their screams and the noise of a vehicle, they ran out of the house and found the old woman unconscious and seriously injured.

She was taken to the Asarwa Civil Hospital where she was pronounced dead. The driver left the car in place and fled.