Mangaluru: A 45-year-old auto rickshaw driver was killed after a lorry hit his auto at Uchilagudde, Ullal here on November 6.
The deceased has been identified as Mohammed Rafiq (45), a resident of Gurupur.
According to police, on November 6, morning Rafiq was going in his auto to Someshwar railway station to purchase train tickets. Near Uchilagudde, a fish laden lorry plying towards Kerala from Mangaluru hit the auto. Rafiq was killed on the spot. The Auto was totally smashed due to the impact.
A case has been registered in Ullal police station.