A three-year-old boy died on the spot after he was crushed under the wheels of a truck in Chikkajala on Friday.

Nandeesh, had accompanied his father Ashwath to Subramanya Enterprises, where he worked. Nandeesh was playing on the premises.

According to the police, at around 3 p.m., truck driver Nagappa, who came to deliver cement to the factory, did not see Nandeesh while he was reversing the vehicle. Though the factory staff rushed Nandeesh to hospital, he was declared brought dead. The Chikkajala traffic police have registered a case against Nagappa.