Two killed, 11 injured as van falls to 100 feet gorge

The mishap occurred when the van was negotiating an hairpin bend on Kallatti-Palakkad Road.

While nine injured are being treated at the Government Hospital here, two children, aged about six, have been referred to Coimbatore Medical College Hospital, police said.

The victims were returning to Perinthalmanna in Kerala, after visiting some tourist spots in Nilgiris district.

  

image
Business Standard
177 22
Business Standard

Two killed, 11 injured as van falls to 100 feet gorge

Press Trust of India  |  Udhagamandalam (TN) 

The mishap occurred when the van was negotiating an hairpin bend on Kallatti-Palakkad Road.

While nine injured are being treated at the Government Hospital here, two children, aged about six, have been referred to Coimbatore Medical College Hospital, police said.

The victims were returning to Perinthalmanna in Kerala, after visiting some tourist spots in Nilgiris district.

  

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Two killed, 11 injured as van falls to 100 feet gorge

Two women were killed and 11 others injured when their van fell into a 100 feet deep gorge about 30 km from here, today, police said.

The mishap occurred when the van was negotiating an hairpin bend on Kallatti-Palakkad Road.

While nine injured are being treated at the Government Hospital here, two children, aged about six, have been referred to Coimbatore Medical College Hospital, police said.

The victims were returning to Perinthalmanna in Kerala, after visiting some tourist spots in Nilgiris district.

  
image
Business Standard
177 22
Widgets Magazine

More News

Widgets Magazine
Widgets Magazine

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard