Costume designer mowed down

A costume designer, who designed costumes for Kannada movies, was killed in a road accident late on Tuesday night.

The Tavarekere police said the victim, Pradeep, 35, died during the shooting of a movie. He was part of the film crew that was camping at Chennalli, for the shooting.

When Pradeep got out of his car to relieve himself, a speeding SUV mowed him down while he was crossing the road. He sustained severe injuries and was rushed to a hospital, where he was declared brought dead. 

The SUV driver is absconding with the vehicle. The police have launched a search operation to nab him.

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