Manikandan : “1 Dead, 20 Injured as Chennai-Coimbatore Bus Overturns and Falls into Ditch: ANI”

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​1 Dead, 20 Injured As Bus From Chennai To Coimbatore Overturns, Falls Into Ditch​, ANI.

1 Dead, 20 Injured As Bus From Chennai To Coimbatore Overturns, Falls Into Ditch, ANI.

Chennai: A passenger was tragically killed and 20 others sustained injuries in a devastating accident involving a bus carrying 45 passengers from Chennai to Coimbatore. The bus overturned and plunged into a ditch near the Chengalpattu district, leaving a trail of destruction and chaos in its wake.

The deceased has been identified as Manikandan from Kanyakumari and his lifeless body was discovered amidst the wreckage by the diligent Chengalpattu Taluk police. Immediately, the deceased was rushed to the Chengalpattu Government Hospital for a thorough post-mortem examination to determine the exact cause of his demise.

Preliminary investigations suggest that the driver lost control of the bus due to the relentless downpour in the area, ultimately leading to this heart-wrenching accident. In response to the incident, the Chengalpattu Taluk Police have promptly registered a case, commencing a thorough investigation to shed light on the circumstances surrounding the tragic event.

Upon receiving news of the harrowing crash, emergency services swiftly mobilized to the accident site. The 20 injured individuals, who fortunately sustained only minor injuries, were promptly administered first aid before being transported to a local hospital situated in the Chengalpattu district. Efforts are underway to provide them with the necessary medical attention and care to aid in their recovery.

The Chennai-Trichy National Highway, a crucial transportation artery, experienced significant traffic congestion in both directions immediately following the mishap. Commuters and passersby were left stranded and inconvenienced as authorities worked diligently to clear the wreckage and restore normal traffic flow. According to a report by ANI, a comprehensive probe into the circumstances leading to this tragic incident is currently underway.

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