Kota, Oct 18 (PTI) A 40-year-old man died after his motorcycle collided head-on with a speeding truck in Rajasthan's Kota district, police said on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as Durga Shakti Singh, a resident of Jhalawar city. The incident took place at Biriyakhedi circle under Jhalawar Sadar police station on Saturday night, they said.
Singh died on the spot as he was crushed under the tyres of the truck. The truck driver fled the spot, leaving behind his vehicle, which has been impounded, Station House Officer Babulal Meena said.
A case has been registered against the truck driver and efforts are being made to nab him, he said.
Singh's body was handed over to his family members after a post-mortem examination this morning, Meena said. PTI CORR DIV DIV