Illegal sand transport: Truck driver runs vehicle over village accountant

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Illegal sand transport: Truck driver runs vehicle over village accountant

Illegal sand transport: Truck driver runs vehicle over village accountant

Bhavana S   ¦    Dec 23, 2018 08:44:12 AM (IST)

Illegal sand transport: Truck driver runs vehicle over village accountant-1Raichur: In a shocking incident, a village accountant died on the spot when a truck driver allegedly ran his vehicle over him while the former was conducting a spot inspection.

According to the Manvi police who are investigating the case, the deceased is identified as Saheb Patel, a village accountant of the Chikaparvi village. On Saturday evening, Patel had got information that sand is being extracted from the Tungabhadra river in the Chikaparvi village. When he visited the village for an inspection, the truck driver allegedly ran his vehicle over him.

According to the police, Patel was rushed to the Raichur Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) immediately where he was declared brought dead.