5-year-old boy dies
A five-year-old body died after he was hit by a school van near his house at Keezhunna, near Thottada, under Edakkad Police station this evening.
According to police, the deceased was identified as Sivanga (5), son of Sreejesh.
He was an UKG student of St Francis School, Keezhunna.
The accident took place at Keezhunna near Perumthrikovil Temple.
Sivanga, while alighting from the school van, fell and the van ran over him while the driver reversing.
Sivanga died on way to a private hospital hospital. The body would be shifted to district hospital, police said.