Kundapur, July 16, 2018: Two youth lost their lives while three others sustained injuries in a head-on collision between a bus and a car at Nellikatte in Amparu village on July 15, Sunday evening.
The deceased are Deekshith (23) of Tekkatte and Kiran (25) of Korgi Hosamutt. Jeevan Shetty, Manish Shetty and Arun Shetty who were also in the car have sustained injuries and have been hospitalised.
Kiran and several of his friends were returning in two cars after visiting the water falls at Thombattu when tragedy struck.
The private bus which was involved in the mishap was on way to Siddapur from Kundapur. Both the car and the bus were badly mangled due to the impact of the collision.