A12 year old school boy Monday died after he was run down by a Hyundai Verna on the Nagaon-Dhing road near Kadamoni, Batadrava, Nagaon on Monday noon. According to police the accident took place when the boy named Shah Alom riding a cycle collided with a Verna bearing Registration Number AS 01 AP 7266. The boy, a student of Class VII died on the spot. After the incident, the driver of the car escaped from the spot. Batadrava police meanwhie seized the car and sent Alom's body to the Nagaon B.P Civil Hospital for postmortem.