Kochi

Two-wheeler rider knocked down by car

A two-wheeler rider died after being knocked down by a speeding car at Thykoodam near Vyttila on Tuesday.

The deceased person was identified as Jimmy Cherian, 62, of Chaganasserry. He was settled in Thykoodam and working as senior circulation executive at the Kochi unit of Malayala Manorama.

The accident occurred when he entered the national highway from the service road. The car that knocked him down was allegedly involved in a race with another car. The impact of the collision was such that the motorcycle was broken down the middle, the police said.

Though he was rushed to a nearby private hospital, he was declared brought dead. The police have registered a case.


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