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Manjeshwar: Bus- bike collision claims rider’s life ; 2 others critical

Mangalore Today News Network

Manjeshwar, Jan 29, 2020: A bike rider  was killed and two others sustained serious injuries when a government bus which went out of control of its driver rammed into the two-wheeler at Manjeshwar on January 29, Wednesday morning.




The deceased is Lokesh (45), a resident of Kunjattur. His wife Shailaja (41) and a pedestrian Ravi (45) were injured in the mishap.

The mishap occurred on the National Highway 66. The bus rammed into the bike in its bid to avert hitting the pedestrian who was crossing the road. Lokesh  died while being rushed to the hospital.

Manjeshwar Police have seized the bus involved in the accident.