Karwar: Two persons were seriously injured in a road accident involving a car and a motorcycle at Bhatkal on Thursday. The accident took place at Mugdum Colony near the Bandar area. The injured have been identified as Manjunath Kharvi (30) and Sujeet Srinivas Kharvi (6) of Mavinakurve village. The car hit the motorcyclists from the rear side. The injured have been admitted to hospital. The police have arrested car driver Sameen of Madina Colony in Bhatkal on the charge of rash and negligent driving.

— Correspondent