Bantwal: In a tragic incident, three members of a family lost their lives in a road mishap at Kalladka late night on May 10, Wednesday. Those killed included a ten year old boy. The mishap occurred when a speeding fish laden lorry hit a motorbike in which all the three were travelling. The deceased are Harish (35) from Maani, Narayan (34) from Kasargod and Vishwas(10) who was the brother of Harish.
All the three were heading towards Maani from BC Road when the lorry crashed against their two-wheeler. Harish, who was riding the bike as well and Vishwas died on the spot while Narayan breathed his last while being rushed to the hospital.
Rash riding of fish laden lorry driver is said to be the reason for the death. The deceased must have not gone triple riding, when rules do not allow you to do so.