Tragedy struck near Maruti Junction as a collision involving an auto-rickshaw claimed the life of one person and left four others injured. The incident unfolded under the jurisdiction of the Gajuwaka police station, marking a somber turn of events.
The deceased, identified as N Suramma (60), lost her life in the aftermath of the collision. Reports from the police indicate that a group of individuals from Peda Gantyada locality was returning from a pilgrimage in the auto-rickshaw when the driver lost control, resulting in a collision with a stationary lorry.
The injured were promptly transported to a nearby hospital, while N Suramma’s body has been sent for post-mortem examination to determine the precise cause of death. The authorities have initiated a case in connection with the incident, and investigations are underway.
This unfortunate event serves as a poignant reminder of the critical importance of road safety. Authorities are urging all road users to exercise caution and adhere to traffic regulations to prevent such tragic accidents. As the community grapples with the loss of N Suramma, efforts are being made to extend support to her grieving family.
The incident highlights the ongoing need for heightened awareness and enforcement of road safety measures to curb the occurrence of accidents that result in loss of life.