Bantwal, July 8: A speeding car crashed against a lorry from the rear while trying to overftake the vehicle on July 7, Monday. Due to the accident the traffic near the B.C. Road fly-over at Bantwal was disrupted for some time.
The lorry was heading towards BC Road from Mangalore and the car too was heading on the same direction. Reports said that the lorry driver was unaware of the collision and had moved ahead, the car driver who captured the lorry later slapped the driver. The scene was filled by local crowd as well.
The Bantwal town police who arrived took both the drivers to the station. To allow vehicular traffic, the public shifted the stranded car and lorry.