Mumbai, June 10 -- An auto rickshaw driver and a male passenger were killed while another woman passenger was injured on Sunday night, after a cement mixer truck collided against the three-wheeler, propelling it into a bus on the Eastern Express Highway at Chembur.

The Tilak Nagar police suspect the accused truck driver was speeding, despite the first showers making the roads slippery.

Subhash Santprasad Bind, 45, was driving passengers Mohamed Ansari, 25, and Mona Mirza, 55, to Kamraj Nagar in Ghatkopar, when the accident occurred. At 11pm, as they were plying on the Amar Mahal flyover, on the northbound stretch of the EEH, the accused's truck crashed into the auto rickshaw and forced it to careen into a bus. The force of the impact le...