Sangli,Maharashtra, Jun 2 : A six-year-old girl was killed and two other seriously injured, when their motorcyle was hit by a truck at Kalivat Chowk, near Lingayat crematorium in Haripur, a suburb of the city last night.
Sangli city police said, the deceased, Richa Sushant Zendesk and her uncle were going to the home here, at Kaliwat chowk a speedy truck lost its control and rammed on their bike.
They were shifted to the civil hospital, where Richa died during the medical treatment, while her uncle was battling for life.
As the news was spread an irate people from adjoining area, gathered and pulled down the truck cleaner Kumar Adgekar (45), was beaten to death while the truck driver fled the spot, police said.
A case was registered against the truck driver and as also the mob. (UNI)