Daijiworld Media Network – Puttur (MS)
Puttur, Oct 10: In a tragic incident, a young man passed away after his bike collided with a truck here on Sunday October 10.
The deceased has been identified as Azeez, owner of Golden Bakery in the town, and resident of Balnadu Pallikere.
The accident occurred when a truck carrying fertilizer rammed into Azeez's bike.
According to the complaint filed by Abdul Khader, a pedestrian and eyewitness to the accident, the complainant was walking towards his shop at Balnadu Vinayaka Nagara at around 8 am. When he reached a little ahead of Ullalti Complex at Balnadu, a truck, which was being rashly driven was approaching to Ujrupade from Puttur side, hit Azeez's bike, who was known to the complainant.
The bike fell due to the impact of the accident and Azeez fell underneath the wheels of the truck.
The truck which caused the accident was being driven by Sudhakara Shetty.
Abdul Azeez was rushed to government hospital of Puttur where the doctors confirmed his death.
The complainant has requested the police to take stringent action against the erring driver of the truck.
The mishap occurred when Azeez was riding towards his shop in the morning.
A case in this connection has been registered in Puttur police station.