One killed as speeding govt bus hits mini-truck

In a multiple collision involving a government bus, a mini-truck and a car, a middle aged man was killed and another man injured in Chengalpattu in the wee hours on Tuesday.

Published: 15th May 2019 04:52 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th May 2019 07:13 AM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

CHENNAI: In a multiple collision involving a government bus, a mini-truck and a car, a middle-aged man was killed and another man injured in Chengalpattu in the wee hours on Tuesday.

Police said a government bus from Chengalpattu to Guduvanchery carrying around 30 passengers was nearing Pazhaveli when the driver lost control and as a result, the bus hit a mini-truck which, in the impact, dashed against a car. 

“In the collision, truck driver Gunasekaran died on the spot and cleaner Manikandan sustained injuries,” said a police source. Police said the truck, which was transporting goods to Guduvanchery, in the impact of the accident, also hit a car, but the occupants of the car were not injured.

The passengers in the bus sustained minor injures and were discharged after treatment in hospital. 
Police sent Gunasekaran’s body to a hospital. 

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  • Dhinesh

    There is a small mistake
    7 days ago reply
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