Speeding Truck runs over two-wheeler killing woman on spot & other injured in Bengaluru

Pramesh S Jain

A 29-year-old woman was killed and her mother seriously injured when a speeding truck knock down the scooter they were riding at


Pantarapalya bus stop on Sunday afternoon.

Senior officer with Byatarayanapura traffic inspector visited the spot and after collecting information said,that the deceased Anusha G,along with his mother Vanajakshi,50, and her son Arya,7 year old was heading to RR Nagar to meet the relatives .

The speeding truck driver drove in a rash and negligent manner in a bid to overtake knock down the scooter and run over them.

Anusha was killed on the spot while her mother Vanajakshi legs were crushed .

However Arya had a miraculous escape with minor injuries .

Passers-by rushed to their help and called the police and ambulance for help. Sensing trouble the truck driver abandoned the vehicle and escaped .

The Byatarayanapura traffic police have registered a case of hit and run and looking out for the driver and further investigation is on.