Subham Kothiwale, 23, a software engineer with Tata Consultancy Services and originally from Belagavi was killed when he rammed into a crash barrier on a road in New Town, Kolkata before hitting the divider late on Wednesday.
Shubham was headed towards Sukhobrishti housing complex in New Town’s Action Area III from the Unitech bus stop when the accident occurred around 2am.
Subham rammed into a guardrail near Uniworld City that had no reflectors or warning lights. He was flung off the vehicle and his head hit a road divider.
The crash barriers Kohiwale rammed into did not have any reflectors or warning lights to alert two-wheeler riders or motorists.
Cops place the barriers in a zigzag manner to slow down vehicles.