Kandhkot - A motorcyclist was killed when a speeding truck hit him near Indus Highway in the limits of Ghouspur police station on Thursday.

According to details, 25-year-old Gulsher Mirani was going to the city on a motorbike. When he reached near Machi Bundo Larro, a speeding truck hit him, injuring him seriously.

A police party, patrolling the area, rushed to the spot and shifted him to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police said that driver of the truck escaped from the scene.

Police have impounded the truck. However, no case was lodged till the filing of this report.