Driver burnt alive after kid's death in accident



Gopalganj: The driver of a jeep died after he was thrown into his burning vehicle which hit and killed a schoolboy on a bicycle in Bihar's Gopalganj district Thursday, police sources said.

The schoolboy, Anuj Mishra, was cycling to school when he was hit by the jeep killing him and injuring two others at Sinha village, the sources said.

Angry villagers who collected at the spot torched the jeep after asking others in it to get down and threw the driver into the burning vehicle killing him, the sources said.

The driver was yet to be identified.

PTI