60-year-old Woman Run Over by Bus at East Fort

A 60-year-old woman was run over by a private bus at East Fort here on Monday.

Published: 20th May 2014 09:07 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th May 2014 09:07 AM   |  A+A-

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A 60-year-old woman was run over by a private bus at East Fort here on Monday.

The deceased has been identified as Shantha, of Thaliyal, Karamana.

The police said that she was waiting for a bus near the entrance to the Gandhi Park.

The bus, while negotiating a curve, mowed down her around 11.20 am.

One of the rear wheels ran over her and she died on the spot.

Her body was shifted to the Medical College Hospital in a police ambulance.

The driver and the conductor of the bus are absconding. The police said that they had registered a case for rash and negligent driving.

Shantha is survived by daughters Prema and Selvi and son Ponnu.


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