7 killed, 7 injured in road accident at Pandavapura

7 killed, 7 injured in road accident at Pandavapura


A mini tanker collided head-on into the goods autorickshaw in which the victims were travelling. Police said the driver of the mini tanker lost control over the wheels when the axle of his vehicle broke and rammed into the goods autorickshaw which was coming from the opposite direction.

The deceased are  - Singaraiah (55), Ramaiah (60), Devaraju (45), Chandrachari (55), Srinivas (35), Sannamma (21) and Jagadish (38), all belonging to Nelamane in Srirangapatna taluk. While five died on the spot, Sannamma and Jagadish died on the way to hospital.

The injured - Vishveshwara, Swamy, Puttaraju, Chikkakalegowda, Krishna, Pratibhababu and Lingamma are being treated at K R Hospital in Mysore. The Town police have registered a case.
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