11-year-old boy run over by a speeding truck

11-year-old boy run over by a speeding truck

Submitted by rajiv on Thu, 2016-02-18 23:28 Bengaluru: A 11-year-old boy was killed and another sustained injuries when a speeding truck ran over them after knocking down their bicycle on Bazaar street in Kengeri on Thursday.The deceased has been identified as Suresh, youngest son of a construction labourer living in Halegevaderapalya and the injured Jeevan, 10, has been admitted to Rajarajeshwari Nagar Hospital.According to the police, Suresh, a Class 6 student in a government school, did not go to school citing ill health. However after his parents left for work, Suresh took Jeevan for a ride on his bicycle.The duo went to Bazaar street and were returning home when they were hit by a speeding truck. While Suresh was crushed to death, Jeevan fell on the side due to the impact and escaped with minor injuries.Passers-by rushed the children to RR Nagar hospital where the doctors declared Suresh as brought dead, while Jeevan was admitted for treatment .The Kengeri traffic police have arrested the truck driver Tangadurai, 48, and seized the truck.