Pothole Death: Teacher Dies in road accident Due To Pothole in Byadarahalli

Yogesh K Porwar & Avanth Kumar Kankaria

A 38-year-old teacher was killed on the spot and her husband had escaped narrowly with minor injuries when a speeding goods truck knock their scooter before running over the pillion rider on Anjana Nagar main road near Magadi on Sunday morning.

The victim has been identified as Sharmila,a resident of Kott igepalya was riding pillion while her husband Prakash,46, .

Senior officer visited the spot and after inspecting the spot said,The couple were going to Tavarekere to meet their relative.

Rider Prakash was reportedly trying to negotiate a bad patch of road when the truck driven in rash and negligent manner knock down the scooter.

Due to the impact Sharmila slipped and came under the wheels and crushed to death.

The Byadarahalli police immediately rushed to spot and arrested the driver Madesha,32 on the charges of death due to negligence driving and Sharmila’s husband Prakash who is also a teacher is recovering at the hospital.

The BWSSB laid Cauvery pipeline under the road and left without asphalting .The police are awaiting Prakash to recover to record his statement.