Staff Correspondent

MANGALORE: A woman was killed in a road accident in Mulky police limits on Thursday.

Police identified the deceased as Sneha (23).

Sneha, a pillion rider on a motorcycle, sustained serious injuries when it collided with a lorry coming from the opposite direction near Bhrama Muger temple, Ikala village, at 6.30 p.m. on Thursday, the police said.

She is said to have died on the way to hospital.

Mohammed Meeraj, who was riding the motorcycle suffered minor injuries and was treated at a private hospital.

Mulky police have registered a case and are investigating.