Udupi, Feb 28: A 45-year-old man was killed on the spot when a speeding car knocked down his motorbike at Sastana, Kota in Udupi district today.
The deceased has been identified as Subhash Amin, a resident of Kota Bannadi and a civil contractor by profession.
The tragedy occurred when he was riding towards Udupin from Bannady for work. He is survived by his mother, wife and a small child.
The car was driving by a priest of a church from Kundapur. He was arrested by the local police.
A case was registered at Kota police station and investigations are on.