Udupi, May 7: Three persons from Udupi district including a child and his mother lost their lives in a collision between a KSRTC bus and Innova car on Halagoor-Kanakapura main road near Kemmalli Doddi village of Satanur in Ramanagara district today.
The deceased have been identified as Akshata from Udupi, her six month old child Sumanth and car driver Umesh.
Akshata’s husband and another passenger have been hospitalized with critical injuries.
It is learnt that the car was heading from Udupi’s Brahmavar to Kanakapura when the tragedy occurred. The front portion of the car was completely mangled in the mishap.
Satanur police visited the spot and undertook investigation.