Kannauj: A speeding vehicle hit two people, including a driver working in the forest department, on a bike at Hardoi Mor in the district. The forest worker was killed in the accident, while the fellow was seriously injured. The Kotwali police, who reached the spot, took the body of the deceased and sent him to the chile home for amputation and admitted the injured to the district hospital for treatment.
According to the information, Ramsumer son Chhanga Lal, a resident of Rae Bareli, was working in the Forest Department on contract. These days he was posted as a driver in the forest department in Kannauj district. Late on Monday night, Forest Department personnel along with fellow Dinesh Gautam resident village Sakri Khurd were going towards Manimau on a bike when an unknown vehicle coming from the front hit the bike as soon as it reached near Hardoi turn. The collision was so strong that one-man Ramsumer died on the spot, while fellow Dinesh Gautam was seriously injured.
As soon as the information of Tana was received, the Manimau Chowki police reached the spot. Police took the dead body of the contracted driver of the deceased forest department and sent it away for amputation. On the other hand, the injured forest worker was admitted to the district hospital for treatment and informed the family about the incident.