A 16-year-old woman using pillion on a motorbike died after she got here beneath the wheels of a college bus in Bengaluru on Thursday. Her sister and a good friend, who had been travelling along with her, sustained minor accidents. The accident came about close to Devegowda Petrol Bunk in Banashankari the place the deceased Keerthana, her elder sister Harshitha (18) and their good friend Darshan (21) had been travelling on a motorbike.
Round 9.20 am, they had been heading in direction of Kamakya from Chennamma Circle. As they neared the petrol bunk, a college bus belonging to Delhi Public Faculty (DPS) South knocked them from behind. The trio fell on the highway, Keerthana got here beneath the rear wheel of the bus and died on the spot.
The bus driver deserted the automobile and fled from the spot. Locals rushed all three to a close-by hospital however docs declared Keerthana introduced useless. Harshitha and Darshan survived with minor accidents and had been handled as outpatients.
In keeping with the police, Keerthana had handed the category X examination lately and had come to her relations’ place in Harohalli on Kanakapura Highway along with her mother and father. Whereas their mother and father returned, that they had requested Darshan to drop the women house.
The police have registered a case. The scholars on board the varsity bus weren’t damage and following the incident, the varsity organized one other automobile for them.
Three-year-old run over by water tanker
In the meantime, in one other incident, a three-year-old woman was run over by a water tanker on Thursday afternoon when she was taking part in outdoors her home at Serenity Structure close to Sarjapur Predominant Highway. The deceased is recognized as Pratiksha Bhat, daughter of Khemraj and Jayanti Bhat, who hail from Nepal.
In keeping with HSR Structure visitors police, the incident came about round 12.10 pm when the tanker driver, after unloading water at a close-by condo, was making an attempt to reverse the automobile. He didn’t discover Pratiksha taking part in and knocked her down. She got here beneath the rear wheel of the automobile and died on the spot. Instantly, the motive force sped away with the automobile. She was taken to St John’s Medical School Hospital the place the docs declared that she was introduced useless.