A 28 year old woman from Bathinda lost her life after her hair got stuck in the wheel of a go-kart that tore off her scalp. She was immediately rushed to the hospital but could not be saved.
— ANI (@ANI) February 14, 2018
The woman named Puneet was having fun with her family at Radavindra Gardens in Pinjore and booked 4 go-karts with her husband Amardeep and 2 kids.
While on the go-karts, Amardeep heard loud screaming and ran to the aid of his wife. The hair of the woman had come out and tangled in the go-kart. The police arrived on the scene and the woman was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival.
The SHO of Pinjore police said:
“THE FAMILY MEMBERS ARE YET TO RECORD THEIR STATEMENTS. IT WILL BE FOLLOWED BY INVESTIGATIONS.”
According to Hindustan Times, the manager called in the incident an accident:
“USUALLY ALL SAFETY MEASURES ARE FOLLOWED. ONE PERSON HAS BEEN TASKED WITH ENSURING THAT ALL PEOPLE WEAR PROPER HEAD GEAR AND FOLLOW OTHER RULES BEFORE USING A GO-KART. IT IS SHOCKING THIS INCIDENT HAPPENED.”