Berhampore: A student of std. X was killed on being knocked down by a truck in Berhampore’s Muktinagar area on the Berhampore-Domkol state highway. It has been known that the student was returning from tuitions on Friday morning when the truck knocked down the girl from behind.
The deceased is a resident of Berhampore Hatinagar area. She died on the spot. Since police reached the spot late, the local mob at first ransacked the killer truck and later set it on fire. Two fire tenders reached the spot and brought the situation under control. Police recovered the body and sent it for post mortem.