NEW DELHI- A young Indian actor died in car accident in capital Delhi, according to local media reports.

Abhishek Narula, 26, was severely injured when another car ignored a red signal and crashed into his vehicle in t6he wee hours of Monday, police said.

His two friends, Randeep and Yogesh, received minor injuries and were discharged from the hospital.

The model had come to meet his family members in Delhi for Diwali, the Indian Express reported.

The driver of the other vehicle has been reportedly taken into custody.