A B.Tech student died on the spot after an unknown vehicle hit him while he was crossing the road in Bakshi Ka Talab (BKT) police station area on Monday. Station Office BKT, Vijayshankar Yadav told media persons that 20-year-old Pradeep, a resident of Barabanki was a first semester B.Tech student at SR Engineering College, BKT.
As per his everyday routine he had come to the college from Barabanki in the morning and while crossing the road was hit by the unidentified vehicle at the college gate itself. Local people rushed him to the hospital but he was declared dead.
BKT police reached the spot on receiving the information and informed Pradeep’s family about the accident. Victim’s body has been sent for post mortem after initial investigation, the police said.