Two killed, four injured as car crashes into median on Nice Road

Two killed, four injured as car crashes into median on Nice Road

Submitted by alvin on Thu, 2016-09-22 20:00 Bengaluru: Two persons, including a woman, were killed and four others injured when their car crashed into the median on Nice Road near Sompur in south Bengaluru on Thursdaymorning.The deceased have been identified as Shiva Kumar, 28, and his sister Bhagirathi, 35, both residents of JP Nagar and native of Kalburgi district. The injured persons have been identified as Kumar's father Ramachandra, mother Basamma and Bhagirathi's children Bharath, 12, and Bindusree, 10.Ramachandra and BasammaBharath and Bindusree The Talaghattapura police said the accident took place around 6.30 am on Thursday when the family members were returning to the city from their home town after attending the death anniversary of their grandfather. “They had left Kalburgi at night and Kumar, a mobile shop owner, drove his Maruti 800 the whole night. Drowsiness due to lakh of sleep might have caused the accident,” said the police.Accident spot “Both Kumar and his sister died at the spot. The injured were shifted to hospital for treatment. Ramachandra's condition is critical while the other three are out of danger,” an investigating officer said.