STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Three die as bus rams scooter

Three men were killed when a speeding bus rammed into their scooter on Hosur Road near Attibele on Monday night.

Published: 30th October 2019 06:49 AM  |   Last Updated: 30th October 2019 06:49 AM   |  A+A-

road accident

For representational purposes (Express Illustrations)

By Express News Service

BENGALURU: Three men were killed when a speeding bus rammed into their scooter on Hosur Road near Attibele on Monday night. The police arrested the bus driver for reckless driving.The deceased are Shankar Udan (27), Ajay (28) and Jayaprakash (30), all from Assam. They were staying in a rented house in Attibele and worked at a private factory in Bommasandra Industrial Area.

A police officer said the trio were going to their house at 12am after having dinner when the speeding private bus heading to Chennai rammed into their scooter. Udan, who was riding the scooter was thrown in the air, while Ajay and Jayaprakash were crushed between the road median and bus. Udan succumbed to his injuries at a private hospital on Tuesday. Bus driver Shankar told police the scooter came to the main road suddenly from the service road and he did not notice the vehicle.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp