Couple and her minor son killed in road accident

Thomas (special correspondent) 

A couple and their 13-year-old son were killed on the spot when a speeding private bus knock down their scooter they were travelling in the outskirt of Chikkaballapura on Monday.

The deceased have been identified as Mohammed Ghouse, 37,his wife Amma jaan, 33 with their only son Rehan.

While Ghouse is from Hosapepte Ammajaan was from Kadri in AP.

The couple stayed in Chikkaballapura as Ghouse was running a second hand vehicle business.

On Monday the couple was heading to visit their relative and reached Honnaahalli cross to take U turn to go to a roadside hotel.

While they are taking a U turn,a speeding bus heading from Bagapalli to Chikkaballapura ran over the scooter killing them on the spot.

The impact of the accident was so high that the trio along with the scooter was mangled beoynd recognition.

The bus driver stopped the bus few yards away and escaped leaving around 40 passengers inside the bus .

Many of the passengers too left the place before the police could reached the spot.

The Chikkaballapura traffic police registered a case of hit and run and efforts are on to trace the driver .