Racer Ashwin Sundar, wife charred to death after their BMW car catches fire in Chennai
Chennai, 18 Mar 2017: Professional car racer Ashwin Sundar and his wife Nivedhitha were charred to death after their BMW car rammed a roadside car on the Santhome High Road in Chennai in the early hours of Saturday.
Police said Sundar and his wife were trapped inside the car as they could not open the doors. The car caught fire, and the couple were charred to death.
Sundar was driving the car. Nivedhitha was a doctor working at a private hospital here.
Passersby, who the vehicle on fire, alerted the Chennai city police control room, and a team of police personnel from the Adyar traffic investigation wing rushed to the spot.