New Delhi: A motorcyclist was killed when a speeding truck hit him and dragged him for about three kilometres, police said on Sunday.
The incident took place in Kashmere Gate area last night and the deceased has been identified as Amit Kapoor (30), who worked in a call centre in Gurgaon and was on the way to pick up a friend.
He died on the spot and the driver fled the scene abandoning the truck.
In another case, 50-year-old Shayada Bibi was killed when a truck rammed into a rickshaw in Geeta Colony.
Her husband was injured in the incident.
Auto driver Israil (44) was crushed to death in another accident involving a truck in New Usmanpur.