Hyderabad: A 20-year-old dental student died in an accident on Saturday night at KPHB Colony after a speeding lorry ran over her.
M Adhi Reshma was pursuing a dental course at HKESS Niglingpa Dental College in Gulbarga, Karnataka. On Friday, she came to Hyderabad to meet her friend at Sai PG Accommodation Women Hostel at Addagutta KPHB Colony. On Saturday she and her friends Sreeja, Mamatha, Ajay Singh and Sravan Kumar went to the GSM Mall at Madeenaguda for a movie. The accident happened while they were returning from the movie. Reshma was driving a scooter without wearing any headgear and she didn't have a driving license.
Between the metro pillars 660 and 661, on the NH 65 main Road, the driver of an unidentified vehicle overtook her bike in a rash manner, due to which her bike skidded and she fell down on the main road. A lorry going at a high speed ran over her resulting in her death from multiple injuries.
The driver of the lorry B. Krishna fled leaving the lorry behind. The father of the deceased requested the police to book Ajay who gave his bike to his daughter even when she he knew she did not have a license.