Udupi: Two persons were killed on the spot when their motorcycle was hit by a truck on NH 66 near Kaup Muloor, Billava Sabha Bhavana here on July 26.
The deceased have been identified as Nagaraj and Kumar; both from Bhadravathi.
According to police sources, Nagaraj and Kumar were on their way to Udupi from Mangaluru when a speeding truck, bearing Tamil Nadu registration plate, hit their bike from the rear. Nagaraj and Kumar both sustained critical injuries and died on the spot.
Kaup PSI Jagadish Reddy and his team visited the spot and arrested the truck driver. A case has been registered in the Kaup Police Station.