Incidents of road accidents have seen a rise in the past few days as even on Tuesday, a motorcyclist was killed during a road accident in the Jorabat area of Guwahati.
The deceased identified as Lakhi Teron was hit by a truck from behind.
Teron was crushed by the truck and before he could be taken to a hospital he succumbed to his injuries on the spot.
He was a resident of Khetri.
The truck driver, however, managed to flee from the incident site.
The police have recovered the dead body and have initiated legal proceedings.
The truck has also been seized by the police.
Even on Monday, a video journalist was killed during an accident in Guwahati.
The same day, another person was killed after being hit by a truck in Nagaon’s Dhing.