Udupi, Aug 04, 2020: A 21 year old youth lost his life when he was hit by a speeding car on the Kundapur-Udupi Highway at Kumbragodu on August 8, Monday.
The deceased is Akash Poojary. He was talking with his friend Sharath by parking his bike on the roadside when the speeding Swift Dzire car rammed into the divider and hit Akash. Though Akash was immediately rushed to a local hospital, doctors declared him brought dead. The injured Sharath has been hospitalised.
It is learnt, Akash was employed at a firm in Mangaluru. A person named Preetham was driving the car which had caused the mishap. Brahmavar police have registered a case.