THANE: A 14 year old boy was killed while six residents of a Mumbra building suffered injuries after a lorry loaded with a cement concrete mixer crashed into their society compound Saturday night, officials informed.
Yasin Tadvi, in-charge at the Thane regional disaster management cell said the incident occured around 9pm when the vehicle was descending the Mumbra bypass when its driver is feared to have lost control over it and crashed it into the adjoining building compound where it toppled.
The injured were taken to Mumbra and Kalwa hospitals where the minor boy was declared dead while the others are being treated for their injuries.
The police and rescue officials managed to remove the toppled truck from the site. A case was likely to be registered by the Mumbra police.