Kundapur; Oct 27: It was reported on Oct 26, Saturday night near Kundapur Gopady that a speeding Ford car coming from Tamil Nadu towards Bhatkal hit the divider after driver of the car lost control of the vehicle and after taking 2-3 somersault before creep into the nearby bush, resulting the damage of the car.
According to the sources, the driver of the ill-fated Chennai, Tamil Nadu based car has been identified as Amitabh Mitra,aged 38.Along with the driver, his wife Bina,aged 34 was with him inside the car. According to the local residents excessive intake of alcohol is believed to be the reason behind the over speeding and subsequent accident.
The general public, who came to help the driver, took both husband and wife with minor injuries and bruises to nearby private hospital.
Kundapur mobile traffic police have registered a case in this regard.