India, March 11 -- A 21-year-old medical student died and his friend critically injured when their car overturned after hitting an electricity pole in the Delhi University's north campus area in the early hours of Sunday.

Police identified the deceased as Himanshu Sharma, a resident of Sarai Rohilla, who was pursuing a course in medicine from a college in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.

At the time of the accident, he was accompanied by his friend Anubhav and two others, the police said.

The two students were in a Ford Ecosport and were returning after attending a college festival.

Deputy commissioner of police (north), Nupur Prasad, said they received a PCR call around 3.30am, informing them that a car had overturned after hitting an electric...