A 20-year-old youth was crushed by a tractor-trolley near BEL Factory on Friday afternoon. The deceased was going towards the Industrial Area in Panchkula.
Shubham, a resident of Indira Colony, had come for lunch at his house, and was going to the factory where he was working, on his Activa when he met with an accident.
After the tractor-trolley hit him from the back, he fell down on the road and his body was crushed under the tractor. He died on the spot.
The driver of tractor trolley fled from the spot. Another youth, Bhushan, 14, who was also going in the same tractortrolley, also received several injuries. He was rushed to General Hospital, Sector 6, Panchkula, and is reported to be out of danger.
As the body was lying on the spot, a passerby informed his family members through the mobile phone found from Shubham’s pocket.
Meanwhile, police have registered a case of rash driving and causing death by negligence against the tractor trolley driver.