A 17-year-old boy was knocked down by an unidentified vehicle near Vikas Petrol Pump on Pune-Solapur Road on Friday. The deceased has been identified as Akash Kerba Birajdar. The complaint was lodged by Ganesh Girme (31) at Hadapsar police station. Police said Birajdar was a resident of Vetalbaba Vasti at Hadapsar Gadital. The complainant and a few other residents found him in a pool of blood near the petrol pump following which they rushed him to Nobel Hospital.
He was declared brought dead. Sub-inspector Harishchandra Nalawade is investigating the case.