• Download mobile app
24 Jul 2021, Edition - 2202, Saturday

Trending Now

  • Ask sharpest of questions in Parliament, but allow govt to respond: PM to MPs, parties
  • Look forward to working closely with PM Modi to strengthen Nepal-India ties: Deuba
  • Kerala hotelier offers free stay to kids who failed 10th exam

Coimbatore

Five students killed in car-lorry collision in Coimbatore.

Covai Post Network

Share

Coimbatore : Five para-medical students were killed, when the car in which they were travelling rammed on a cement laden lorry from behind near Avanshi in Tirupur district, some 40 kms from here in the early hours of Thursday.

Seven students of a Paramedical institute in Salem, started their trip to Nilgiris district, following holiday declared to their institute, due to Coronavirus threat, around 3 AM.

The vehicle suddenly dashed behind the lorry coming to Coimbatore from Andhrar Pradesh around 6 AM, killing the five including the man behind the wheel, on the spot at Pazhankarai on Highway, police said.

Two students with serious injuries are admitted to the hospital, they said.

Further investigations on.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

COIMBATORE WEATHER