Hyderabad: An eight-year-old boy died and his father was injured after their motorcycle was hit by a truck at Yapral in Jawaharnagar late on Friday night.
The victim, P Naresh, was a Class 5 student from a private school and his father P Anjaneyulu (30), was a watchman from Kowkoor. According to the police, the two were returning from a function in Yapral towards Kowkoor on the motorcycle driven by Anjaneyulu. When they reached near the Hanuman Temple in Yapral, the driver of the truck hit their bike from behind.
“They fell on the road. They were immediately shifted to the Osmania General Hospital, where doctors declared the child dead,” police said, adding that Anjaneyulu had survived with minor injuries.
The Jawaharnagar police booked a case for negligence causing death and injuries and are investigating.
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