Truck knocks moped rider dead

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Jan 2017 09:19:00

Staff Reporter

A speeding truck knocked dead a youth near Manish Nagar under the jurisdiction of Hudkeshwar Police Station on Saturday evening.

According to police, the accident occurred at 5.30 pm when Rahul Ramesh Hiwse (25), a resident of Raghuji Nagar,
near Gajanan temple was riding a moped.
“Rahul was going to home from Manish Nagar. A truck (MH-31/CB-8117) came behind and hits the moped,” said Hudkeshwar police.

Rahul sustained grievous injuries in the mishap. Profusely bleeding Rahul was admitted to Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) where he succumbed to injuries.
Hudkeshwar police have registered the case under Section 304 (a) of the Indian Penal Code and 134 and 177 of the Motor Vehicles Act. Further investigation is on.