- Police arrested truck driver
- Accident occurred while contractor Mohammad Bashir took his laborers to work
Bengaluru A car and truck collided on Saturday on National Highway 47 near Sulur in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. Two people died on the spot in the accident, while three others died in the hospital. The dead include a woman and a contractor.
The car was registered in Kerala. It was run by contractor Muhammad Bashir (44). He was going to the workplace with his laborers. During this time, an accident took place. According to the police, the other deceased are believed to be residents of Odisha. However, he could not be identified till now. Police have arrested the truck driver Satish Kumar.