Motorist killed in hit-and-run accident in Kumta

Source: S.O. News Service | By Sajjad Qazi | Published on 12th July 2018, 3:54 PM | Coastal News |

Kumta: A motorist was killed on the spot in an hit and run accident that happened near Manir cross in Kumta on Thursday. The accident happened at around 2 PM.

The deceased is identified as Balachandra Shivu, a resident of Nagarabastikere in Honnavar.

Sources informed that an unknown vehicle hit the bike and fled the scene. The biker sustained critical injuries on his face, which he later succumbed to it on the spot.

A case has been registered in Kumta police station.

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