KOCHI: One person was killed when lightning struck him on Thursday evening. Bilji, 26, a painter, was returning home on his cycle, when he fell off as he was hit by lightening. He died before he could be taken to a hospital.
Man run over
A man was run over by a train at the South Kalamassery overbridge. The unidentified body was kept at the General Hospital.
In an accident near Sasthamugal, under the Puthenkurisu police station, one man died when a lorry rammed into a wall while taking a turn. Two others in the lorry, Shiju Mohan and Renjith, were admitted to the Medical Trust Hospital and General Hospital respectively.
The police said that all the three were from Chertala.