Pune, Jun 4 (PTI) Noted lawyer Ujjwal Nikam today escaped unhurt in a road accident involving his car and an escort vehicle in Khandala ghat section on Pune-Mumbai expressway, police said.Also Read - Night Curfew returns in Maharashtra, Fresh Restrictions Come Into Force From Midnight l Key Points

However, two police personnel in the escort vehicle sustained minor injuries. Also Read - Ankita Lokhande Suffers Leg Injury Ahead Of Her Wedding With Vicky Jain | See Pic

The accident occurred at around 8 PM when Nikam was on his way to Mumbai. Also Read - Aryan Khan Bail Plea Hearing to Continue Tomorrow, SRK's Son To Stay In Jail Till Wednesday | Highlights

According to a Raigad police official, an escort vehicle of police rammed Nikam’s car from behind when his driver slowed down after seeing an accident involving other vehicle in the ghat section.

“The moment he reduced the speed, the escort vehicle hit Nikam’s car from behind,” he said, adding that two police personnel in the vehicle sustained minor injuries.

“Nikam escaped unhurt in the incident,” the officer said, adding that the two personnel were taken to a hospital while Nikam proceeded towards Mumbai.

Nikam is a special public prosecutor who has worked on prominent murder and terrorism cases.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.