Three killed in separate accidents in Hiriyur

Three killed in separate accidents in Hiriyur

Sundaramurthy (55), of Hiriyur was killed on the spot when the bike he was riding toppled in Alur village near the town. The accident occurred as he attempted to avoid a dog which came in the way of his bike.

A lorry cleaner was killed near Metikurke in the taluk as a truck rammed against a stationary lorry.

Raju (30) sustained  grievous injuries as a Haryana registered lorry rammed into a truck parked on the roadside.

He died during the course of treatment at the Hiriyur general hospital.

Samiulla (35), a cleaner, succumbed to injuries sustained when he fell from the top of a lorry.

The incident occurred while he was loading onion to the vehicle in Maradidevigere village, police said. Samiulla died on the way to district hospital at Chitradurga.