Noida: According to the police report, a 38-year-old auto-rickshaw driver died in a road crash on Tuesday night while trying to save a motorcycle rider in Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida.
The senior officials said that the auto-rickshaw had overturned on the road around 9 pm near Parthala Chowk, under Phase 3 police station area.
Speaking to media, police said that “Satyendra was in his auto-rickshaw without any passenger and the Bullet motorcycle was also on the same route. At one point, the auto-rickshaw was trailing the motorcycle which stopped suddenly, and the auto-rickshaw overturned on the road in a bid to save the biker”.
The dead hailed from Kasganj in UP and was staying in a rented accommodation in Noida. His family has been informed and further legal proceedings were being carried out, the official added.