Mangaluru, May 18: A mud-laden lorry lost control, veered left and mounted a pavement before crashing into a house at Sevanthigudde near Thokkottu in Mnagaluru taluk on Wednesday.
Lalitha, 35, who was preparing food, suffered injuries when the lorry entered the house after crashing into the wall.
Fortunately, Lalitha’s children Deepika, Yogish and an elderly woman Veeramma, had visited the neighbour’s house a few minutes before the accident.
It is learnt that the lorry was called by a neighbour to transport mud after ground leveling work. The driver lost control over his lorry while moving on slope road and rammed into the house.
A case has been registered at Ullal police station against the lorry driver and investigations are on.
Lorry rams into house; woman injured, providential escape for kids