Over the past few decades, many prominent personalities have lost their lives in fatal car accidents. On September 4, Cyrus Mistry, ex-chairman of Tata Group, passed away in a road accident in Palghar district, Maharashtra. In this piece, we give you a list of celebrities who passed away in road accidents.
10 CELEBRITIES WHO DIED IN ROAD ACCIDENTS
Princess Diana lost her life in a tragic car accident on August 31, 1997 in Paris. She was just 36 years old when she passed away. She was travelling with her lover Dodi al-Fayed when their car crashed in a tunnel.
Paul Walker, who rose to fame with his performances in the Fast and Furious film franchise, died in a freaky car accident on November 30, 2013. He was driving at a speed of 100mph when it crashed.
Nandamuri Harikrishna, son of legendary politician-actor NT Rama Rao AKA NTR, breathed his last on August 29, 2018 in a deadly car crash. Like his father, Harikrishna was also an actor and a politician.
Hollywood actress Anne Heche suffered a severe brain injury after she crashed her car into a residence on August 5, 2022. A week after the car accident, she succumbed to the injuries and passed away on August 12. She was 53 years old.
Punjabi actor and activist Deep Sidhu died in a car accident on February 15, 2022. While driving a white Scorpio, his car rammed into a truck on the Western Peripheral Expressway near Haryana’s Kharkoda.
On September 21, 2021 Marathi actor Ishwari Deshpande breathed her last after a car accident in Goa. Her car rammed into Goa’s Baga Creek near Arpora or Hadfade village.
Gayathri aka Dolly D Cruze
Telugu actress Gayathri AKA Dolly D Cruze’s car plunged into a divider in Hyderabad on March 18. While she died on the spot, her friend Rathod breathed his last at a private hospital.
Actor and comedian Jaspal Bhatti died in a road accident on October 25, 2012, near Jalandhar. The 57-year-old actor’s car rammed into a tree near Shakot in Nakdor at around 1 am. He was on his way to promote his Punjabi film titled Power Cut.
Kannada television actor Rekha Sindhu died on May 5,2017. She was travelling on the Chennai-Bengaluru Highway when her car met with an accident.
Actress, host and model Sonika Chauhan was killed in a road accident on April 29, 2017.She was travelling with her Bengali actor-friend Vikram Chatterjee when her car hit a divider. Sonika passed away, while Vikram escaped with severe injuries.
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