Staff Reporter

ERODE: He survived the first accident, but succumbed to the second. P. Gurusamy (78) of Periyamolapalayam near Bhavani going on a moped to Jambai village on Wednesday fell down from the vehicle and sustained serious injuries.

His son-in-law and two others rushed him to hospital. As ill luck would have it, the car in which they were travelling dashed against a tractor near Thippichettipalayam. All the four sustained injuries and Gurusamy died. The other three are undergoing treatment in a private hospital at Erode. Bhavani police have registered a case.

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