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Auto Driver Killed in Mishap

A 32-year-old autorickshaw driver died in after his autorickshaw collided head-on with a pick-up van.

Published: 12th August 2015 05:47 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th August 2015 05:47 AM   |  A+A-

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:  A 32-year-old autorickshaw driver died in an accident on Monday night after his autorickshaw collided head-on with a pick-up van on the NH bypass stretch near Muttathara.

The deceased has been identified as Muthukrishnan, a resident of Karamana. The city traffic police registered a case in connection with the accident.  According to the police, the accident occurred around 10 30 pm when the speeding pick-up van  carrying flowers from Thovalai in Tamil Nadu to a retailer at Chakkai, lost control and rammed into the autorickshaw.  Van driver Karthik, who is a native of Dindigul, is in custody.



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