India, May 14 -- Two youths lost their lives after their motorcycle had a rear-end collision with a stationary truck at Bavdhan on the Pune-Mumbai highway at around 8:38 pm on Monday.

The incident was reported in front of the Chellaram Hospital lane.

The deceased have been identified as Pradip Parshuram Chaudhari, 27, from Vadgaon who was driving the bike without wearing helmet and pillion rider Krushna Lahanu Dangera, 25, from Navale Bridge in Vadgaon. The duo hailed from Nepal and were workers at a tile shop, according to Hinjewadi police officials.

Police said the duo died on the spot due to severe head and face injuries. The truck had stopped on the stretch as it was facing some mechanical issue.

Tanaji Takale, police sub-inspecto...