Pimple Gurav, 6th July 2022: A six-year-old boy died after a heavy machine fell on him while he was swinging. The heartbreaking incident has been captured on CCTV.
The deceased has been identified as Yuvan Daundkar.
Yuvan’s mother had gone to the washing center to wash their vehicle. They were sitting in the Gita Steel and Fabrication shop which is adjacent to the washing centre. Yuvan was playing and while trying to swing, the buffing machine placed on the iron rod fell directly on his head. The weight of the machine is about 20 to 30 kg, said the workers in the shop.
His mother rushed him to the hospital, where doctors pronounced him dead.
A case will be registered against the shop owner for negligence, said senior police inspector Sunil Tonpe of Sangvi police station.