Three persons including two women died in a road accident in Valsad on Thursday night, when a speeding bike on which the victims were travelling, hit an electricity pole.
The accident occurred around 8 pm on a road stretch in Nanapondha village under Kaprada taluka of Valsad, police said. The deceased have been identified as Ajay Kamdi (21), a native of Varda village under Kaprada taluka; Rekha Tumda (19), a native of Jalda village under Kaprada and Pramila Tumda (70), a native of Jalda.
According to police, Ajay and Rekha were engaged and Pramila was Rekha’s grandmother. The trio were travelling to Jalda village when the accident occurred.
“We have registered a case of accidental death in the matter,” said a police official at Nanapondha police station.