Former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry and a co-passenger, who died in a car accident on Sunday, were not wearing seat belts as per a preliminary investigation, police sources have said.
Prima facie, it appears the driver lost control due to overspeeding which led to the accident, ofificlals said.
Cyrus Mistry was travelling from Gujarat’s Udwada to Mumbai along with Jehangir Pandole, Anahita Pandole and Darius Pandole. Anahita Pandole was driving the car.
Jehangir Pandole, who was sitting next to Mr Mistry in the back seat, also died in the accident, while Anahita Pandole and her husband Darius Pandole were seriously injured.