New Delhi, Jan 11 (Agencies): In an incident of road rage, a young restaurant manager was killed here today when a Jet Airways pilot allegedly ran his car over him after their vehicles collided.

The police said the incident took place near Khan Market in central Delhi at around 1:50 pm after the cars driven by Vikas Aggarwal, the pilot, and Rajiv Jolly, a manager at a Khan Market restaurant, met with a minor collision at a traffic signal.

Jolly came out of his car and allegedly entered into an argument with the pilot and thrashed him, a senior police official said. Jolly and Aggarwal are in their early thirties.

"Aggarwal was inside his car. Suddenly, he moved his vehicle forward and Jolly fell down and came under the wheels. It is not clear whether the pilot did this intentionally or was just trying to flee the spot," the official said.

Jolly was rushed to the hospital where he was declared brought dead.

The pilot was arrested and a murder case registered against him