Horrific video shows drunk driver running over 7 pedestrians on Bengaluru footpath

Horrific video shows drunk driver running over 7 pedestrians on Bengaluru footpath

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A white SUV run over a group of at least 7 people on a Bengaluru pavement
  • Police said the drive was drunk. He has been taken in custody
  • A chilling video of the incident has surfaced

A chilling video of a car driving over a crowd of people walking on a pavement in Bengaluru has surfaced showing a drunk driver running over at least 7 pedestrians.

According to ANI, the incident took place on a footpath in HSR Layout locality of Bengaluru. Seven people have been injured in the crash while police have taken the errant driver in custody.

The incident took place on Sunday around 3 pm.

Police have said the driver was drunk when he drove the car on the pavement, running over multiple people standing in front of a roadside eatery and walking on the pavement.

In the video, people are seen dining at the eatery and a few others walking on the pavement when a white SUV takes a turn from the road in full speed and runs over the unsuspecting lot.

The CCTV footage shows the car coming out of nowhere and stopping after running over the group.

There have been no reports of any casualties so far.

Police have registered a case and arrested the driver for drunken and rash driving, reported ANI.