A five-year-old girl was killed in a road accident at Parkala here on Saturday. According to the police, Karunakar Patil, resident of Parkala, was driving his five-year-old daughter Kavana on his motorcycle from Parkala to Hiriyadka at around 8.40 a.m., when a car came from behind collided against the motorcycle in front of the B.M. School. As a result of the collision, Mr. Patil and his daughter Kavana fell on the road along with the motorcycle. A case has been registered at the Manipal police station, the police said. — Staff Correspondent