Maharashtra: Men On Bike Filming Reel While Driving On Highway Crash Into Divider; 1 Dead, 1 Injured

The accident was reported on the Beed bypass on Saturday.

by Shreya Ghosh
Maharashtra: Men On Bike Filming Reel While Driving On Highway Crash Into Divider; 1 Dead, 1 Injured

We enjoy recording videos and clicking pictures all the time, especially posting content on Instagram. From something exciting to everyday mundane activities, we love sharing glimpses of our lives on social media. There is no major harm in doing so only when things are under control. Recently, 2 men were seen riding a bike and filming a reel on the pillion rider’s mobile. Unfortunately, they had a tragic accident.

Men Travelling On Bike Were Seen Filming Reel On Maharashtra Highway

Taking to X, Sanat Singh (@sanat_design) shared a video of the life-threatening accident.

The video shows a man driving a bike while another man sitting behind filming a reel. Things took a horribly wrong turn when the rider sitting in front turned behind for the video. None of them wore a helmet. Though the vehicle began to shift to a side, they were still seen staring at the mobile screen to record themselves. Within just a few seconds, the bike reportedly crashed with a divider.

The incident occurred on the Dhule-Solapur highway, according to a report by Free Press Journal. The accident on Saturday morning on the Beed bypass of the Maharashtra highway has shocked Netizens. The 36-second video recorded everything from the beginning, from how these two men were riding on the bike to skidding and facing this terrifying accident.

They hit the divider so harshly that they were thrown away into the air. The accident was a huge tragedy. Unfortunately, one man sustained severe injuries and another passed away right at the accident spot. This clip is making rounds on social media leaving users distressed and concerned about safety.

Also read: Kozhikode-Bengaluru Sleeper Bus Meets With Accident; Driver & Conductor Critical

Follow Rules & Drive Safely

Men On Bike Filming Reel
Picture credit- Canva

It is extremely important to follow all guidelines while riding motorbikes or any other vehicle. Wearing a helmet is an absolute must. Even the smallest of mishaps can lead to major accidents, even deaths. Sometimes people of no fault become innocent victims of such incidents and end up sustaining injuries. As responsible citizens, we must follow regulations and be focused while driving.

Also read: Bengaluru: Traffic Police Data Reveals Over 2,000 Road Accidents In The City Till May; 376 Died

Please be safe and do not use mobile phones while driving.

Cover Image Courtesy: X/ Sanat Singh (@sanat_design) 

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