KOLHAPUR: A 45-year-old woman was killed on the spot after she was knocked down by a truck near the busy market yard in Kolhapur cityon Tuesday morning. A case in this regard has been registered at the Shahupuri police station.
The deceased has been identified the woman as Ankita Kailas Powar, a resident of Bodke lane in the Juna Budhwar Peth area of the city.
Police have arrested truck driver Mohsin Takdir Mujawar (45), a ressident of Mali colony, Takala in connection with the accident.
According to police, the accident took place when the deceased was crossing the road. She was heading towards her office when she was knocked down by the truck, police said.
“We are investigating the incident,” said police. Ankita is survived by her husband, a son and a daughter. Her son is a third-year science student while daughter is studying in the 9th standard.Source: TOI