Dharwad: A 63-year-old retired employee was killed on the spot after her scooter came under the wheels of a truck near Srinagar Circle on Monday afternoon.
According to the police inspector, MS Naikar, the truck hit the scooter, and the rider came under the wheels of the truck. The deceased has been identified as Bharati, a Nadakarni Compound resident, he said. More details about the accident are yet to be available. Dharwad traffic police are searching for the truck driver who fled the scene after the accident. The deceased was going home from a nearby area when the accident happened.