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Engineering student killed in Noida accident

An engineering student of Amity University in Noida was killed and his friend was critically injured when their motorcycle hit a speeding dumper.

delhi Updated: Jul 14, 2008 23:03 IST

An engineering student of Amity University in Noida was killed and his friend was critically injured when their motorcycle hit a speeding dumper in the early hours of Monday, institute officials said.

Savita Mehta, vice-president of corporate communication at the university, said: "Ankur Chawala, a fourth-year student of B.Tech, and Punit Relhan, a first-year MBA student, were on a motorcycle which collided with a dumper at Rajnigandha Chowk at 2 am on Monday."

Both were taken to Kailash Hospital, where Chawala was pronounced dead. Relhan has suffered multiple factures all over his body, she added.

According to the police, the driver of the dumper fled from the accident spot. A case has been registered and efforts are on to trace the driver based on documents seized from the vehicle.