Daijiworld Media Network - Kaup (SP)
Kaup, Jul 30: A man who was waiting to cross national highway 66 in front of S M Nursery at Muloor near here was killed after a bus knocked him down. The man who suffered grave injuries breathed his last in this incident which happened on Thursday July 29.
The victim of the accident was Vijay Shetty (58), a native of Chikkanabettu House in Haradi, Brahmavar. He was currently living in Muloor.
Vijay was waiting to cross the highway by standing at the east side of the road divider when a bus going towards Udupi from Mangaluru that was driven at high speed recklessly swerved to the extreme right and hit Shetty. Shetty suffered grievous injuries to his head. He however, died before reaching the hospital. A case in this regard was registered in Kaup police station.