Ponda: Ponda Police arrested 49-year-old Sandeep Naik, the truck driver from Usgao who was involved in accident reported at Kavlem.
It may be recalled that on Saturday the truck collided with a van at Kavlem in which six Kavlem locals were injured wherein four of them sustained leg fractures. Sandeep had fled from the spot immediately without providing medical aid to the injured persons. Police registered a hit-and-run case against him under the Motor Vehicle Act. He was also booked under Sections 279 and 338 of the IPC.
Meanwhile, four of the six injured in the accident are currently undergoing treatment in GMC Bambolim. [H]