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Speeding car kills 4 morning walkers,driver surrenders

Four persons,including a doctor,were killed and a cyclist was seriously injured when a speeding car knocked them down on Saturday morning...

Four persons,including a doctor,were killed and a cyclist was seriously injured when a speeding car knocked them down on Saturday morning,the police said. The owner of the Honda Accord,Karthik Somaiah,surrendered before police by evening after eluding them for hours. Somaiah,who was returning from a friend’s house in Koramangala to his Indiranagar home after an overnight stay,ploughed through a group of morning walkers,killing four on the spot and injuring another,they said. The car overshot the road and climbed onto the footpath which showed he was driving at a high speed,the police added. Somaiah,employed in a multinational bank,later surrendered at the Shivajinagar police station. The dead have been identified as Dr Panathur (66),Siddaiah (65),Kempegowda (65) and a milk vendor,Radhakrishna (45).