Mangalore, Aug 16: The three persons were injured when a Maruti Ritz car rammed into their auto rickshaw in the drunk and drive case at Gorigudde here on Thursday August 15 at around midnight.
Sources said that three persons from north-east India, who were run a Chinese mobile canteen in the city and when they were moving back to home, a Ritz car (KA 20 P 5278), in a bid to overtake, dashed into their rickshaw and rickshaw rolled over, broken into pieces, and all the three occupants sustained injuries. One of the injured is said to be critical. Two of them were taken to Father Muller hospital while another person was admitted to Indiana hospital.
Meanwhile, people who heard a crashing sound when the accident took place, rushed to the spot. Angered locals began to thrash the car driver and he was injured on head. The car driver’s identity not yet confirmed and he had been taken to hospital.
Pandeshwar police have filed the complaint.
By: Sathish Kapikad