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LPG tanker mishap at Pumpwell; one injured

LPG tanker mishap at Pumpwell; one injured

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, June 2, 2016: An LPG  tanker which was on way to Kerala from Panambur, met with a mishap  at the busy Pumpwell Junction in the city on June 2, Thursday after its driver lost control over the vehicle. Luckily there was no gas leakage. However, a person who was sticking posters on the barricade sustained injuries and has been hospitalised.

tanker mishap

The LPG tanker  had rammed against the barricades on the road  before coming  to a halt  on the roadside.

The front portion of the tanker was mangled in the mishap. The fire service personnel and traffic police who have rushed to the spot are trying to  get the tanker out of the road  in order to ensure smooth movement of traffic.

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Abdul Kader, Kasargod Thu, June-2-2016, 11:41
Heavy vehicles especially the tankers move at a controllable speed and become cause to such accidents. Luckily nobody was injured.
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