A 17-year-old girl from Mumbai’s Kannada-speaking north has died after she was hit by a car while walking home from school.
Kanna KamUI was hit in the head by a minivan while walking back to her home at around 3.30pm on Sunday.
Her parents had to be taken to hospital, while her younger brother was arrested.
She was taken to a hospital where doctors said she was in a serious condition.
Her parents have filed a police complaint.
The incident took place in a locality in Kalinga ward of Kannadigaon, which is part of Kalingam district.
Police said the accident took place because a car driver allegedly sped away from a spot where she was walking.
“We are probing the cause of the accident.
We have registered a case against the driver and a case was registered against the minivan driver,” said police superintendent R. Venkateswaran.
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