Mangaluru, Dec 8: A middle aged man lost his life after his two-wheeler was knocked down by a speeding KSRTC bus at Adyar on the outskirts of the city today.
The victim has been identified as Abdul Hameed (50), a resident of Addoor near Polali. He was riding an Activa scooter. It is learnt that he was returning after attending a marriage ceremony at Arkula.
According to sources, the KSRTC bus, which heading to Mangaluru from BC Road, hit the scooter from behind. The rider died on the spot.
A case has been registered at Mangaluru South Traffic Police Station and investigations are on.
Mangaluru: Rider dies as speeding KSRTC bus knocks down scooter