Watch: Vizag man dies after throwing himself under speeding truck

Watch: Vizag man dies after throwing himself under speeding truck

Dec. 3, 2017, 12:56 p.m.

In a highly disturbing incident, a man committed suicide by jumping under a speeding truck in Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh. The victim has been identified as KP Naidu, a road transport corporation employee. Though the police had initially believed that Naidu was run over by the truck when he tried to cross the road, CCTV footage from a nearby store showed him deliberately running after the vehicle and throwing himself under the back wheels. The police have registered a case of unnatural death and began an investigation into the incident. Naidu, who had worked at RTC depot at Simhachalam, had retired on November 30 and his colleagues had arranged a farewell function for him. Naidu left his residence after telling his family that he was going to attend the function, before taking his own life. Watch this Asianet Newsbale video for the CCTV footage that cracked the case.