Two die in separate accidents at Quepem
Two persons died in two separate accidents in Quepem on Saturday night. Lazio Colaco, 25, a football player from Condy-Quepem, was returning home from Margao when his bike went off the road and rammed into the wall near the Paroda church at 2.30am.
He was shifted by the 108 ambulance to Hospicio hospital, Margao, and referred to Goa Medical College (GMC) and hospital, Bambolim, where he was declared dead.
In another accident, Shivdas Gaonkar, 30, of Khoddem-Balli, was returning home when he was hit by an unidentified vehicle at 10pm at Tank, Ambaulim. The culprit fled from the scene. On being alerted by nearby residents, Quepem police shifted Gaonkar to Hospicio hospital, Margao, and GMC where he was declared dead. [TOI]