Mangaluru, Jan 03, 2015: Two persons escaped the jaws of death by a hair’s breadth while one person sustained critical injuries in an accident reported from Baikampady area in the city on January 3, Saturday.
The mishap occurred when three persons namely Jamsheer, Ajmer and Shaukat were on way to a mosque in Baikampady on account of Eid Milad. It is learnt, the car went out of control of the driver following a tyre blast. The car finally landed abruptly on a nearby railway track. If Shaukath sustained critical injuries, the other two were lucky enough to survive. The car was badly mangled in the mishap.
Local people helped in the rescue operations and shifting the injured to the hospital.