Phagwara: A 19-year-old youth was killed and another person injured after their scooter was hit by a bus near Hadiabad on Phagwara-Jandiala road today, police said.
The deceased was identified as Mani, resident of village Semi Patra in Jalandhar district. Harmanpreet (25), a resident of Sarhali village, was injured in the accident, they said.
He was first rushed to a Phagwara hospital from where he was referred to a hospital in Ludhiana as his condition was critical, they said.
"The bus driver fled after the accident. We have
registered a case of causing death by negligence," Sadar SHO
Inspector Lakhvir Singh, said.