Five killed in two road accidents

Karnataka, December 19
Five people, including 3 farmers were killed on the spot in two different road accidents occurred in the state here today.
According to the police, three farmers from Raichur district were killed on the spot when a vehicle in which they were travelling rammed against a truck on National Highway No 4
near Haveri.
Police said one person had a miraculous escape and shifted to Haveri Government Hospital.
The deceased farmers were identified as Govind Lamani (19), Komesh Lamani (39) and Narasappa Lamini (35).
The all deceased farmers were belong to Naragod village in Manvi Ttaluk of Raichur District and they were on the way to Bedagi market of Haveri district for selling chillies grown in
their farm.
In another road mishap, two persons were killed on the spot and four others injured, one of them in serious, when the car in which they were travelling turned upside down after a puncture in one of the tyres near Talekote-Huven Hadagali road, Hulichindi cross of Basavan Bagewadi taluk of Vijayapura district here today.
Police said the deceased were from Shorapur taluk of Yadgir district and they were on the way to Vijayapura for participating a funeral
ceremony of their relative.
The injured were shifted to near by Government Hospital and condition of the severely injured person was serious. The deceased were identified as Sivanna Fathepur (34) and Mallanna Jamadar (45) .
Basavan Bagewadi Police Registered the case and further enquiry were going on, the sources added.

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