A 4-year-old child was killed in a road accident in Kaliyaganj-Balurghat National Highway under Kaliyaganj police station.
The deceased has been identified as Amar Singh.
It is known that Amar Singh was playing on the side of the road, when a sand laden truck crushed him under its wheels, which led to his death on the spot. After the incident, enraged by this, the people started protesting.
Meanwhile, the police arrived at the scene after getting information about the incident and controlled the situation.
The police has recovered the body and sent it for post-mortem and has started investigating the incident.