Mangaluru, Jan 17, 2019: A woman died on the spot after a speeding car knocked her down while she was crossing the National Highway near Kallapu on January 17, Thursday morning.
The deceased is Florine D’Souza (48), wife of Dorath Paul of Ullal Hoige. Florine worked in the Shagil watch factory at Derlakatte and was on way to work as usual when tragedy struck. The car which hit her was on way to Mangaluru from Thokkottu.
Soon after the accident, the driver of the car proceeded to the traffic police station at Garodi and surrendered before the police.
The deceased woman is survived by her husband and daughter.