New Delhi, Oct. 5 -- A private bus on Thursday ran over a homeless man in north Delhi's Gulabi Bagh, and the driver of the errant vehicle, after pulling the man out from under the bus, allegedly fled with the vehicle, leaving the man to die on the road, police said.

Another homeless man, Rishi Pal, who witnessed the accident and what had followed, filed a complaint with the police. Pal told the police that the injured man, who is yet to be identified, lay bleeding on the footpath and eventually died for lack of medical attention.

Many motorists stopped and looked at the injured man, but none of them took him to the hospital or did anything to save his life, police said.

On Pal's complaint, a case of rash driving and culpable homicide not...