At least seven people, including three women, waiting at a bus stop were killed and three others seriously injured when a speeding Audi car mowed them down on Wednesday in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore. The driver of the high-end vehicle lost control over it and ploughed into the crowd, police said.
He was said to be under the influence of alcohol was caught by the public and later handed over to the police.
The injured have been admitted to a hospital, police said, adding that investigation was underway.
A few vehicles and an electric pole were also damaged in the incident.