Anand: A police constable was run over by a truck while trying to stop it during vehicle checking in Gujarat’s Anand district on Wednesday early morning, an official said.
The incident took place around 1 am on a highway near Borsad town. A container truck hit constable Karansinh Raj (40) when he tried to wave it down, said Deputy Superintendent of Police D H Desai.
”He was grievously injured and died in a hospital around 11.30 am,” Desai said.
The truck driver fled from the spot leaving his vehicle behind and a search was on for him, the official said.