TUMKUR: An unidentified vehicle knocked down a woman at Biligere on National Highway No. 206, near here, on Thursday. She succumbed to her injuries at a hospital in Bangalore.

Harsha P.S., Superintendent of Police, said in a press release that onlookers reported that Honnamma (60), resident of Biligere, was knocked down by a sports utility vehicle and that the driver sped away from the scene.

She was rushed to NIMHANS, Bangalore, for special treatment, but in vain. A case has been registered. — Staff Correspondent