Vijayapura: In a tragic incident, a rider was killed on the spot after being rammed by an unidentified heavy vehicle on Nalatwada Main Road in Muddebihal Taluk of the District on Friday December 2.
The incident took place at a distance of about 5 to 6 kms from Thangadagi Cross and the deceased has been identified as Sangappa Bheemasheppa Iragara (35) of Kirasur Village in Bagalakote District. Police received information that he was working at a nearby dhaba.
There is a sugar factory at some distance from the same road. Vehicles carrying sugarcane ply there in large numbers. The police suspect that one these vehicles must have rammed the bike.