Lab technician killed in road accident

Pramesh S Jain & Yogesh K Porwar

A 26-year-old lab technician was killed when a scooter rider collided head on with the motorcycle he was travelling on in JP Nagar in the early hours of Sunday.

The deceased Mandala Karthik,working in Sanjay Gandhi hospital was returning home from his night shift when the accident occurred .

The accused rider identified as Santosh H,29,a private firm employee,rode in rash and negligent manner collided with the Karthik’s bike.

Due to the impact he was thrown up in the air and crashed on the road and started bleeding profusely.

Passers-by alerted the police and rushed him to NIMHANS where he succumbed few minutes later .

The accused Santosh also injured in the accident and being treated at Sanjay Gandhi hospital .

The Jayanagar traffic police have registered a case of death due to negligence against Santosh and are investigating.