Vehicle hits two pedestrians killing one

Udayavani, 24-02-2018 22:09:08

Write Comment     |     E-Mail To a Friend     |     Facebook     |     Twitter     |     Print

Vehicle hits two pedestrians killing one

Kundapura: Friday early morning, an unidentified vehicle hit two pedestrians who were returning back from a Yakshagana programme along NH.66. One of the pedestrian dies on the spot while the other is grievously injured. The vehicle is absconding.

The deceased has been identified as Prabhakar Poojary (27) of Navunda. He is the son of couple Subba Poojary and Laxmi Poojary and used to work at a hotel in Kundapura.

Suresh Adakanta (50) of Heruru, is the other pedestrian who is been grievously injured and is receiving treatment in the ICU of Manipal Hospital. 

The duo had gone for Yakshagana after finishing work on Thursday and was returning back to Navunda. They took a lift till Maruvante from a lorry and decided to walk the remaining distance.

It is understood from a CCTV of a hotel near the accident location that the incident took place after midnight around 1:33am. In the morning around 6:30am, a woman who was on her way to deliver milk to a dairy found the injured on the roadside. When localities emerged to help the fallen, it was found that Prabhakar was dead on the spot. The grievously injured Suresh was first taken to Kundapura Hospital from where he was transferred to Manipal Hospital.

Write your Comments on this Article
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment   You have characters left.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.
Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request. Hence, sending offensive comments using will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will be held responsible.
Similarly, reserves the right to edit / block / delete the messages without notice any content received from readers.

Kemmannu Main Road [Work-in-progress, Pictures upd [2 Comments]
View More

Welcome to Thonse Naturecure HospitalWelcome to Thonse Naturecure Hospital
Santhosh Villa short film by youth of Udupi Parish and ICYM.Santhosh Villa short film by youth of Udupi Parish and ICYM.
Crossland College, Year book 2017-18Crossland College, Year book 2017-18
Watch Eye to Eye by Avila D’souzaWatch Eye to Eye by Avila D’souza
Rozaricho Gaanch Easter 2018Rozaricho Gaanch Easter 2018
Milarchi Lara - Issue April - 2018Milarchi Lara - Issue April - 2018
Delite Caterers and Delite Event ManagementDelite Caterers and Delite Event Management
An appeal to Kemmannu Parishioners, Friends and Well Wishers:


An appeal to Kemmannu Parishioners, Friends and Well Wishers:<P> <Center>[Comments]</P> </Center>
Read online Uzvaad:<font color=red> Read online Uzvaad</font color=red>:
For all your travel needs contact Sequeira TouristFor all your travel needs contact Sequeira Tourist
Power Care Services, MoodubellePower Care Services, Moodubelle
Read Online RaknnoRead Online Raknno
Kemmannu Platinum Jubilee Souvenir – Amruth KaanikKemmannu Platinum Jubilee Souvenir – Amruth Kaanik
Udupi TodayUdupi Today
St. Alphonsa of India Face Book

Click here for Kemmannu Knn Facebook Link

Contact for all your Travel, Tours and For Rent a Car

Contact Maria Travels  for all your Travel, Tours and For Rent a Car Mob: 9980889512 or 9819444307

Thanksgiving to St. Lawrance

Thanksgiving to St. Lawrance

Sponsored Albums