Father killed, son injured as truck hits bike in UP

, 11:33 PM IST

Ghaziabad:A man was killed and his 27-year-old son seriously injured when a truck hit their bike near Kanavni village, police said today.

Yogendra (50), a doctor, was killed while his son Atul was seriously injured yesterday in the mishap, SHO Gorakhnath Yadav said.

The father-son duo was rushed to the hospital where Yogendra, who was riding pillion, was declared brought dead, while Atul is being treated for his injuries, the SHO said.

The truck driver fled the spot leaving his vehicle which has been impounded, Yadav said, adding, a case has been registered under relevant sections of IPC and efforts are being made to nab the absconding driver.