Car-Bike collision on Bhatkal NH66 kills one

Source: S.O. News Service | By Sajjad Qazi | Published on 9th November 2018, 12:27 AM | Coastal News |

Bhatkal: Bike rider was killed on the spot, while his wife who was riding pillion was injured grievously, after the two-wheeler in which they were traveling in was crashed by a speeding car on Bangarmakki NH66 in Bhatkal taluk on Thursday evening.

The deceased has been identified as Shridhar Naik, a resident of Chautani in Bhatkal.

Sources informed that the accident happened when the couple on their bike were heading towards Bangarmakki, during which a speeding car crashed them from rear. The impact of collision was such that the bike came underneath the car killing the rider on spot and severely injuring the pillion rider. The injured was shifted to Manipal hospital after getting first aid treatments done at a local hospital.

A case has been registered in Murdeshwar police station.

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