Navi Mumbai, May 16 -- A 45-year-old man from Turbhe died in a road accident on Tuesday.

According to the police, Abdul Rehman Shaikh was travelling on his bike when it crashed into a truck around 11.30am. The accident occurred while Shaikh was crossing Turbhe railway station.

"Shaikh suffered severe injuries in the accident and was rushed to a nearby hospital by the local residents. He died at the hospital during treatment," said an officer from Turbhe police station.

Shaikh's body was sent to Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) hospital in Vashi for post-mortem following which it was handed over to his family. The police are awaiting the autopsy report.

"It is unclear whether Shaikh was wearing a helmet or not, as we were informe...