Udaipur : A class tenth student was crushed to death by a tractor while he was on his way to coaching center on his two wheeler near New Bhupalpura area of the city on Thursday. Harsh Mittal (14) son of Sanjay Mittal was riding on his scooter at Road no 10 when an over speeding tractor hit him. The tractor tyre ran over and crushed his head badly.
Harsh was identified through the identity card found inside his bag and his father who runs an electric shop in Nehru Bazaar was informed. According to police sewerage work was going on in the area and the tractor was transporting the construction material to the site when the accident took place. Police has seized the vehicle and arrested the driver Ratanlal Gadri resident of Chittorgarh. Harsh was the only brother to two sisters and was a brilliant student who had passed with good marks in the ninth grade, family sources said. His mother being a heart patient has not been informed of her son’s death and has been only told that he is hospitalized and under treatment.