STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Senior Citizen Killed in Road Mishap

Published: 13th May 2014 08:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th May 2014 08:40 AM   |  A+A-

An 87-year-old man was killed in a road accident on Sunday afternoon. The victim was identified as Annamalai, a resident of Arumbarthapuram. Police said he was on Puducherry-Villianur main road, when he was knocked down by a crane and was run over.

Police said, the driver of the crane vehicle, Duraisamy (29), hailing from Shamughapuram, drove in a rash and negligent manner and dashed Annamalai. Annamalai fell down and the left front wheel of the crane ran over Annamalai’s left hand and leg.

He also suffered severe injuries to other parts of the body. The victim was rushed to the GH, where the doctor, after examining, declared him brought dead.

The traffic (South) police have registered cases under Section 279 and 304 (a) of IPC and are investigating.

Hit and Run Case

In a hit and run incident, Kuppusamy (55), a Villupuram resident was knocked down while crossing the road and was run over by a car on the Puducherry-Villupuram main road on Sunday night. Kuppusamy was working as a watchman at a private company godown.

Traffic police have registered a case and are investigating.

Motorist Killed

In Karaikal, a two-wheeler rider was killed after the vehicle he was driving rammed a telephone post. According to police, the incident happened near Annavasal main road, Nedungadu,on Sunday. The victim, Gopu (28) was driving the bike with a pillion rider, Veeraian (31).

The bike rammed the telephone post and caused injuries to the pillion rider and Gopu, who died while undergoing treatment at Government Hospital, Karaikal. A case has been registered.

More from Tamil Nadu.

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.

IPL_2020
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp