Hubballi: An 18-year-old bike rider was killed on the spot and two pillion passengers suffered grievous injuries after the bike on which they were travelling hit an earthmover near the Irfan Ice Factory on Karwar Road on Tuesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as Adil Shakeel Sikandar, a resident of Old Hubballi Chabbi Plot, and Javed Shaik
and Khader Shaik suffered grievous injuries. After hitting the earthmover, the bike skidded a few metres away, and because of sparks, it caught fire. The bike was completely reduced to ashes in the accident.
South Traffic Police have registered a case. The injured have been shifted to KIMS.