Couple killed in accident

Published: 28th September 2012 09:03 AM  |   Last Updated: 28th September 2012 09:03 AM   |  A+A-

 An elderly couple were killed in an accident after a speeding lorry rammed into their motorcycle on Old Madras Road near Battrahalli on Thursday evening.

 The deceased Krishnappa, 68, and his wife Gouramma, 60, were residents of K R Puram.

 According to police, around 6 pm, the couple were returning from their daughter’s house in Hoskote. A speeding lorry, which came from behind hit them. The couple sustained severe injuries and died on the spot.

The K R Puram traffic police have registered a case. They are now looking out for the lorry driver, who escaped soon after the accident.



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