Kolhapur: A farmer was killed when he was hit by a car while crossing a road on Kolhapur -Ratnagiri national highway in Maharashtra on Monday, police said.
According to an official of Shahuwadi police station, the 50-year-old farmer Vishnu Narayan Ingavale was on his way with other farmers to Chandoli to purchase a bullock when the accident happened near Nile village.
Vishnu sustained a serious head injury, and died later at Chhatrapati Pramila Raje hospital.
The car driver has been detained by the police.
(With UNI inputs)