Harshit Jain was a student of a local school at Mansarover area. He lived in Swarn path area of Sector 11 of Mansarover.
A 15-year-old student died on Thursday afternoon he was hit from behind by his school bus! The teenager was on a scooty. The boy was dragged for nearly 15 feet resulting in severe injuries. He finally succumbed.
Harshit Jain was a student of a local school at Mansarover area. He lived in Swarn path area of Sector 11 of Mansarover. “On Thursday, Harshit returned from school and after slight refreshments, he left on his scooty to meet his friend in Patrakaar colony. He was about to cross the Manyawaas area when disaster struck,” said Sajjan Singh-sub-inspector, accident south police station.
The accident occurred around 2 pm near a pre-school building located in Manyawaas.
“The accident spot falls in a colony where a small crossing is located, Harshit had almost crossed the point when the bus, according to eyewitnesses, was at a high speed, crashed into the scooty from the left side.
The impact was so much that the vehicle got stuck with the bus and the vehicle along with the rider was dragged for some distance. Even as the bus driver came to a grinding halt, but by then the irreparable loss was done,” Sajjan Singh said.Locals rushed Harshit to the hospital where he was declared dead. “A case has been registered while the body was handed over to the family. Further action is being taken,” the SI informed.