Speeding truck overturns, crushes car on Nashik-Pune Highway, kills 4 including toddler

Four people died after a speeding cargo truck overturned and crushed their car on the Nashik-Pune Highway in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar on Monday morning.

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In a tragic incident, four people, including a toddler lost their lives after their car hot crushed under a speeding cargo truck which overturned after a collision on the Nashik-Pune Highway in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar this morning.

According to the police, a speeding cargo truck rammed the car and then overturned crushing the vehicle, killing four of its passengers from Akole Taluk and injuring one.

The deceased has been identified as Ojasvi Dhankar (2), Aasha Sunil Dhankar (42), Sunil Dhankar (65), and Abhay Suresh Vishal (48). One of the passengers, who suffered serious injuries was identified as Asmita Abhay Vishal.

Reportedly, the truck was carrying iron pipes which fell off from the damaged truck after this heart-wrenching incident, resulting in the highway being blocked.

There was a traffic jam on the highway due to the iron pipes scattered on the