Monday, November 13, 2006
India: Drunk driver mows down homeless, kills 7
MUMBAI India: A drunk driver mowed down a group of homeless construction workers asleep on the sidewalk, killing seven, including a pregnant woman and two children, and injuring eight others Nov. 13. Police found a bottle of liquor in the car. The slaughter was the latest in a series. In the words of the Reuters news agency: "Boisterous sons of India's growing middle class returning drunk from late night parties have been involved in a spate of accidents in recent years." Source. More details.