Updated: September 17, 2021 5:50:33 pm
A police van and a car collided in Kannamangalam village near Arni in Tiruvannamalai district of Tamil Nadu on Friday, killing a 60-year-old and injuring at least 11 others.
An official from the Kannamangalam police said the van was carrying staff working at the Tiruvannamalai Superintendent of Police’s office. It crashed into a car with four people who were on their way to Gudiyatham from Chengam at around 8.30 am.
Police van cruising at high speed on the wrong path hits a car at Arani of Thiruvannamalai district.
One woman died on the spot and 12 others severely injured. pic.twitter.com/iyjsw7iR52
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At least eight staff members, who are employed to maintain records at the SP office, and three passengers in the car were injured in the accident. They are admitted to a government hospital.
No case has been registered so far. The police said they have informed the family members of the deceased, and are conducting a further enquiry.
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