PANAJI: A 40-year-old lady Reena Gonsalves, a resident of Chicalim, was killed in a Fatal accident reported between an Ertiga Car and Bike near St Jacinto Island on Friday afternoon.
Sources said that the Deceased had picked up her son from college and was moving towards Chicalim on her bike when she was hit by a speeding Ertiga Car from the wrong side, leading to the tragic incident.
The speed of the car was such that the deceased and her son were dragged for quite a long distance and the car even damaged a St Anthony Holy cross shrine along the road.
While the lady died, her son suffered grievous injuries and was shifted to GMC from the Sub District hospital.
Sources claimed that the car driver was under the influence of alcohol, and beer bottles were present in the car.
Vasco police have taken the driver and the other occupants of the car in custody, and further investigation is being carried out.