Keonjhar, Mar 15: In a tragic mishap, a 10-year-old boy was killed after a speeding truck mowed down him at Hundali village in Keonjhar district today.
The deceased has been identified as Ajay Naik of the village.
According to sources, Ajay on his bi-cycle was heading towards his village when the speeding truck crushed them. The driver managed to flee from the incident site. The impact of the accident was so high that Ajay died on the spot.
Meanwhile, villagers and family of the minor boy allegedly vandalized the truck.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and seized the body.