Mulki: Ganesh Poojary (45), a resident of Kolachekambla near here, died after he was knocked down by a speeding lorry on Friday night.
The mishap happened near Shri Durgaparameshwari temple in Bappanadu around 7 pm. The lorry was plying from Mangaluruto Udupi.
Critically injured, Poojary was rushed to a hospital but he is said to have succumbed on the way.
A case has been registered in Mulki police station.