A teenaged girl who had gone missing from a jhuggi-jhonpri cluster in Azadpur died in a car accident near Raj Ghat on Sunday under mysterious circumstances. Her family has alleged that she was sexually assaulted.

According to the police, Ravi, a Sports Utility Vehicle driver, was asked by his employer to get the vehicle repaired, but he along with his friends Raja and Sanjay went for a joyride. The girl, who was known to Raja, also joined them. The vehicle met with an accident near Raj Ghat and the girl was declared brought dead at a hospital.

The girl’s family has alleged that she was sexually assaulted and murdered.