12-yr-old boy killed in road accident

, 1:11 AM IST

A 12-year-old boy died on the spot when the bi-cycle he was riding was hit by an auto-trolley.

The gruesome accident occurred in Vaidehi Nagar in Vanasthalipuram police limits when the victim, Krish Patil, a 7th class student, was riding his bi-cycle near his house. A case of negligent driving has been registered against the auto-driver, according to Sub-Inspector N. Gopal. (INN)