Karnataka: A cruiser car collided with a tree near Dharwad late Friday night, killing nine persons and critically injuring two more.
The disaster occurred near the village of Nigadi. The car was on its way from Benkatti to Mansur when the driver lost control and collided with a tree. More or less 20 people were travelling in the vehicle after attending a family function.
"A crusier vehicle collision occurred in Nigadi village at around 1.30 to 2 a.m. on May 21. When the accident occurred, the vehicle was going from Benkatti to Mansur. The driver lost control of the vehicle, which collided with a tree "Krishnakant, Superintendent of Police (SP) Dharwad, informed.
Under section 304 A, a case has been filed.