Taxi driver Dilwar Shah Gardezi was killed in a car crash near Fawkner in Melbourne while speaking to his brother in Pakistan on Mobile Phone. The accident happened at 4:45am on 16th July 2016.
The victim was turning the taxi right into Lorne St, where he lived when a red Hyundai Accent travelling straight along Sydney Rd collided with the passenger side of his Toyota Camry. The female passenger of the Hyundai also suffered minor injuries.
The Toyota Camry was stationery at the intersection in Sydney Road while the Hyundai had crashed into the back of the car and pushed it into a house under construction. Police believe the CCTV footage and the Taxi’s recorded footage will be able to shed more light on the tragic accident.