Press Esc to close
Friday 01 August 2014
News updated at 3:19 AM IST
Weather
Max: 0°C
Min : 0°C
In Bangalore
Sunny day

4 killed in lorry-SUV collision

Channarayapatna, Nov 14, 2012, DHNS :
Mangled remains of the SUV that was involved in an accident at Channarayapatna.  DH Photo

Four people were killed on the spot when the SUV in which they were travelling collided head-on with a sand-laden lorry on National Highway-48 near the Jodigatte-Hirihalli village of the taluk in the wee hours of Wednesday.

Govinda, 30, Venkatesh, 50, and driver Manjunath, 50, of Banahalli village in Anekal taluk of Bangalore Urban district and Paparaju, 44, of Bagur village in Hoskote taluk of Bangalore Rural district are the dead. The four friends were on their way to Dharmasthala from Bangalore in the Tata Qualis vehicle when the accident occurred at 3.30 am.

The lorry was on its way to Hassan. Police had to use a crane to extricate the lorry and the SUV from each other. They had a tough time pulling out the bodies of the victims stuck in the SUV. The driver and the cleaner of the lorry fled the accident spot. Superintendent of Police Amit Singh and DySP Pradeep Kumar visited the spot.


Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Vikas Shive Gowda of India throws the discus in the men's discus final...

Vikas Shive Gowda of India throws the discus in the men's discus final...

Babita Kumari of India holds up her gold medal as she poses for photographs...

Babita Kumari of India holds up her gold medal as she poses for photographs...

A diver is seen underwater during a practice session at the 2014 Commonwealth Games...

A diver is seen underwater during a practice session at the 2014 Commonwealth Games...

Palestinian firefighters inspects the damage of a destroyed milk factory...

Palestinian firefighters inspects the damage of a destroyed milk factory...

NDRF personnel with a body of a victim of landslide at Malin village...

NDRF personnel with a body of a victim of landslide at Malin village...

Abhisekh Bachchan with singer Usha Utthup cheers his team during Pro Kabaddi League match...

Abhisekh Bachchan with singer Usha Utthup cheers his team during Pro Kabaddi League match...

South Africa's Rhett Halkett in action against India's Chandanda Nikkin in CWG 2014...

South Africa's Rhett Halkett in action against India's Chandanda Nikkin in CWG 2014...

Abhisekh Bachchan greets his team players after Pro Kabadi League match win against Telugu Titans...

Abhisekh Bachchan greets his team players after Pro Kabadi League match win against Telugu Titans...

India's Yogeshwar Dutt celebrates after winning the Gold Medal in CWG 2014...

India's Yogeshwar Dutt celebrates after winning the Gold Medal in CWG 2014...

India's Navjot Kaur celebrates after winning a bronze medal against Scotland's Sarah Jones during...

India's Navjot Kaur celebrates after winning a bronze medal against Scotland's Sarah Jones during...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523