A COUPLE died when the car they were traveling in fell into a stream, at Nimgav Bhogi village in Shirur taluka of Pune on Monday. Police have identified the deceased as Hanmant Kisan Tonge (42) and his wife Sujata Tonge (35), both residents of Shivaji Housing Society in Shirur.
Primary investigation has revealed that the two were returning home after a dinner in Sabalewadi area on Sunday. About 12.30 am, Hanmant lost control on the car. There was no railing on the sides of the road. So, the car fell into a stream at Nimgav Bhogi. Police said the car overturned and the couple was crushed. A team of Shirur police, along with the locals, rushed to the spot around 2.30 am.