Two boys killed, one critically injured after being hit by unidentified vehicle

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 10 Oct 2018 11:44:44


Staff Reporter,

Two boys were killed and one was critically injured after a speeding unidentified vehicle crushed them in Kosamghat village under the jurisdiction of Barela police station in the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday.
The deceased have been identified as Premlal and Ashok Kumar, residents of Barjhar village, while Shiv Singh was critically injured.

SHO of Barela police station Pushpa Prajapati informed that acting on information, a police team reached the spot in village Kosamghat. Police found that three men riding on a motorcycle from Mandla towards Jabalpur stopped their motorcycle at a roadside in village Kosamghat.
Meanwhile, a speeding unidentified vehicle being driven recklessly by the driver hit them and managed to escape from the spot.

Witnessing the accident some villagers rushed the injured to hospital with the help of 108 Ambulance where two of the injured were declared brought dead, while injured was given primary treatment and referred to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College and Hospital for further treatment of his critical injuries.

Police sent the body for post-mortem after conducting panchnama and registered a case under Sections 304 (A) and 279 of the IPC and started a search to identify the vehicle and apprehending the accused driver.