Simran, a student of class X, and a resident of Deepatoli Army camp in Ranchi,
today died in a road accident.
She together with her maternal grandfather was on her way to the examination centre by bike to appear in the Matric examination at Central school. As soon as they reached Deepatoli Army Cantonment, one Hyva truck hit them. Simran died while her maternal grandfather suffered severe injury.
Simran was a student of Army school. Her father Satish Kumar is Havaldar of the Indian Army. Kumar is currently posted in Himachal Pradesh. She used to live with her grandfather, mother and others of the family inside the Army Kant.
Inquiry revealed that this morning she,along with her maternal grandfather, had left home by bike. When they reached the army cant, Hyva truck hit them.
Both fell on the ground, eye witness said.” The tyre of Hyva truck run over her head. She died on the spot”, said the police adding that her maternal grandfather was admitted at RIMS hospital.
Her body was sent for post-mortem.“ His condition is serious”, said a doctor of the RIMS. Hyva was seized and its driver arrested.