As they were crossing the road, the Porsche, which was coming from Nagarjuna Circle and heading towards KBR park, hit them at high speed.
In his letter, the SP said that these 'one-to-one' buses are causing several accidents on the Tenkasi - Tirunelveli highway.
In 2020, the State recorded 4,738 fatalities on the roads and the deaths at junctions are about 25 per cent of total road accident deaths of the year.
One person died and as many as four others sustained serious injuries in three different road mishaps reported in various parts of the district.
They will be equipped to administer first aid and pre-hospital trauma care tot accident victims within the golden hour on National and State highways.
The girl’s family too were aware of the relationship and had informed Shameer to wait for another two years as the girl was too young.
The police said Deepthu was riding the bike with Vishnu riding pillion from Maruthoor towards Mannanthala direction, while the Bolero was heading from the opposite side.
A TV journalist died when a car hit the two-wheeler he was riding at Puzhambram near Ponnani on Sunday night.
The country also logged 1.35 lakh cases of “hit and run” since 2018, the report of the NCRB, which functions under the Union Home Ministry, showed.
Two of the deceased have been identified as Hariram (30) and Prabhati Lal (20), while efforts are being made to identify the others, they said.
Even as the police have been carrying out various awareness drives to curb traffic violations, there is no dip in the number of road accidents in the district.
The first accident occurred when a truck coming from Noida side rammed against a stationary canter near the '92 km' milestone, resulting in the death of one, injury to two others early this morning.
The car collided with an electric pole and fell into a lake alongside the road near Aadarsh Nagar in Bapatla, likely due to speeding.
As per the police, the accident happened when the tipper lorry’s driver applied sudden brakes, causing the couple’s car to ram into the lorry.
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