Gas Tanker Overturns at Koottupatha

Published: 22nd February 2015 06:02 AM  |   Last Updated: 22nd February 2015 06:02 AM   |  A+A-


PALAKKAD: A gas-tanker lorry overturned after it collided head-on with a jeep here at Koottupatha in Palakkad on Saturday by 7 am.

The gas tanker was coming from Mangalapuram to Madurai, and the jeep was plying from Pollachi with vegetables when the accident happened.

No leakage from the tanker was reported, averting a major mishap, informed police. However, with the interference of the civic authorities, the tanker was able to continue its journey.

No injury was also reported either from the jeep or the tanker. 

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