Ludhiana: Driving two-wheeler without helmet proved dearer for a woman as she lost her life after being hit by a truck near Arora Palace on Gill Road on Wednesday morning.
After being hit by some vehicle the victim fell on the road and truck mowed over her. The part of head of victim was separated from body in deadly accident.
The photos of deadly accident also got viral on social networking sites and mobile application.
The deceased has been identified as Rajinder Kaur (52), a resident of Bachittar Nagar. She was a housewife.
According to information, Kaur was returning back to her house on Activa scooter from market and she fell down after being hit by truck. The truck mowed over her and the victim died on the spot.
On being informed, the police personnel from Police Station Shimlapuri reached the spot and initiated investigation in the case. The police sent the body at civil hospital for conducting postmortem and impounded the truck. However, the driver of truck managed to escape from the spot after the accident.
Sub-Inspector Sanjeev Kapoor, SHO at Police Station said that case has been registered against unidentified driver of the truck and launched manhunt for his arrest.
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