Rider killed, another injured in road mishap

Jammu: A biker died and his pillion rider sustained injuries when the motorcycle they were riding on was hit by a truck here on Saturday.
“A motorcyclist was crushed to death on the spot while his pillion rider was injured when their motorcycle was hit by a truck near Pawan Ice Cream on Akhnoor Road,” police said.
The deceased was identified as Vikas,18, resident of Bani, Kathua. Truck driver, identified as Tarsem Lal of Ghagwal, Samba, has been arrested and vehicle seized, police said.