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Udupi: 3 of family from Agumbe die in gory road mishap

Mangalore Today News Network

Udupi, Dec 7, 2014: A gory road mishap involving a car and a lorry at Shivapura in Hiriadka on December 7, Sunday morning has claimed the lives of three persons of a family from Someshwar in Agumbe. Two children  sustained injuries, one of them seriously in the mishap.


Hiriyadka accident


Hiriyadka accident

The  deceased are Manohar(42),  his wife Swathi (32)  and Manohar’s mother Manorama Bhakta (62). Manohar was running a hotel at Agumbe. The couple’s children Sanjana (6) and Manasa(8) sustained injuries in the accident. They have been admitted to  Manipal Hospital.

The accident occurred when the family was on way to Agumbe after  offering prayers at the Shree Venkatramana Temple at Mulki. It is learnt, all the three died on the spot when the lorry collided head on with their car.