Speeding truck driver knocked cab driver to death and his friend injured in road accident

Yogesh K Porwar & Siddarath Sethia

A 24-year-old cab driver was killed and his friend injured when a speeding truck knocked down their scooter on Ballary road on Sunday.

The deceased Abhishek was working as driver for cab aggregator at airport was returning home with his friend Girish.

While they were riding on Bellary road,a speeding truck moving on the same direction changed the lane without signal and knock down the scooter.

As a result Abhishek lost control and thrown out of the vehicle crashing on the road sustaining head injuries.

The duo was rushed to hospital where doctor declared Abhishek as brought dead .

The Devanahalli traffic police rushed to the spot and seized the truck and looking out for the driver who is absconding .