Hyderabad: An RTC bus ran over a sexagenarian who was crossing the main road at SR Nagar on Monday morning, killing her on the spot.
The victim was identified as Mariamma, 63, a resident of Shyamala Kunta Basti in SR Nagar.
SR Nagar inspector S. Murali Krishna said the incident occurred near St. Theresa’s Hospital. The bus of the Vijayawada depot was being driven by one Venkateshwar Rao.
Based on a compliant, a case was booked under IPC Section 304-A (death by negligence) against the bus driver and he was taken into police custody.
The body of the woman was shifted to hospital for postmortem.