- Punjabi Police Officer Harminder Singh Grewal was going on Highway No.99 in California with his fellow police officer Capri Herrera. From the other side Manjot Singh Thind, a youth of Raikot city, was coming on his pickup with three other friends.
In a road accident in America, another Punjabi youth, including an American police officer of Punjabi origin and a female police officer, were killed, while three Punjabi youths were seriously injured. US police have not given any information about the injured.
Among the dead is US Police officer Harminder Singh Grewal belonging to Moga in Punjab, his fellow female police officer Capri Heerira and 24-year-old Manjot Singh Thind, a youth from Raikot city of Ludhiana. The accident took place on highway number 99 located in Mantica city of Sacramento, California, US state.
Punjabi Police Officer Harminder Singh Grewal was going on Highway No.99 in California with his fellow police officer Capri Herrera. From the other side Manjot Singh Thind, a youth of Raikot city, was coming on his pickup with three other friends. Manjot’s speeding pickup collided directly with the police car of Harminder Singh Grewal coming from the opposite side, breaking the barricade built in the middle of the road. The collision was so severe that both the vehicles were blown up. Manjot Singh Thind died on the spot, while Harminder Singh Grewal and his fellow police officer Capri Hireera later succumbed to their injuries in the hospital.
Harpal Singh Thind, cousin of Manjot Singh Thind in Raikot, told that Manjot’s entire family lives in America. After finishing the university, Manjot now started doing business. On the day of the incident, he along with three of his friends had gone to the university for some of their work. When they were coming back, an accident happened. All three of Manjot’s accomplices have also been seriously injured and their condition remains critical. Moga and Raikot towns have been mourned by this incident. There was a lot of celebration when Harminder Singh Grewal of Moga was admitted to the US Police.