Mangaluru: In a tragic incident, a lorry hit a man near Kokkarkal Mulky on national highway 66 and killed him. The deceased has been identified as Sheena Poojary (72), resident of Gajani Thota, Manampady, Mulky.
Poojary suffered severe injuries to his limbs and lost his life. After completing his job of selling newspapers at Mulky bus stand, Poojary was waiting near the road divider to cross the road. He was knocked down by a truck bearing Punjab registration. Sheena got slammed to the road, and instantly the front wheel of the truck moved over his leg.
The people immediately admitted him into a private hospital at Mukka, but Sheena Poojary could not be saved. Sheena Poojary was engaged in selling newspaper at Mulky bus stand since the last over four decades.