Dipesh (20), a resident of Kasargod who had come to Mangalore to take a course in computers, was hit by a rashly driven car when he was walking along the road near Lalbagh Junction on Tuesday.
The car also hit a two-wheeler and a KSRTC bus, resulting in multiple accidents. The impact was so great that the bus as well as the two-wheeler is damaged. The front portion of the car was smashed in and the driver was injured.
The student was rushed to a hospital close by, but all attempts to save him failed and he died of his injuries.
Currently, Mangalore Western Traffic Police have registered the case and investigations are on.