Truck set on fire after young couple killed in mishap in Nagpur

A young couple was killed in a road mishap in Hudkeshwar area in Nagpur prompting an angry mob to set the killer truck on fire.

Updated: Feb 08, 2011, 19:33 PM IST

Nagpur: A young couple was killed in a road
mishap in Hudkeshwar area in Nagpur prompting an angry mob to set
the killer truck on fire, according to the police.

Naresh Pisaram Samrith (35) and his wife Kavita along with
their six-year-old daughter Hrydei were hit by a truck near
the traffic outpost in Hudkeshwar main road on Monday night around 11
pm. The couple recieved serious injuries and died instantly,
they said.

The girl however escaped as she was thrown when the truck
hit the two wheeler. A mob soon gathered and about 10-15
persons set ablaze the killer truck.

Police have registered offences under relevant sections
against the driver and also against the unidentified persons
in the mob.

PTI