Kanpur: Two boys were crushed by a speeding UPSRTC bus in Jarib Chowki area of the city on Thursday afternoon.The victims were identified as Sundram (17), son of Uma Shankar and Shariq (14), son of Mobeen.
Till late evening, the bus driver could not be arrested.
They died on the spot,” said police.Later, their family members and locals assembled at the spot and held a protest demanding arrest of the bus driver.
Witnesses said the driver drove the bus a few metres ahead and then fled abandoning the vehicle.
Irate protestors also pelted bricks and stones on the vehicles involved in the mishap.
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