A woman was killed and her husband injured when a speeding car knocked them down at the Moshi chowk on the Pune-Nashik Road at around 11 pm on Friday.
Police have identified the deceased woman as Pooja Mahaling Raghu,22 years of age,a resident of Moshi.
Poojas husband,Mahaling Nagnath Raghu,27 years of age,lodged a case at the MIDC Bhosri police station.
Police arrested the driver of the speeding car, Ayaz Rehman Chowdhary ,28 years of age,of Masulkar Colony,Pimpri,on charges of negligent driving.
Police said that Pooja and Mahaling worked as vegetable vendors in Moshi. After finishing their work for the day,they were walking home when the car,speeding towards Pune,hit them.