Tamil Nadu

Child falls from bullock cart, dies


A three-year-old child died after he accidentally fell from a sand-laden bullock cart driven by his father on Thursday.

According to police, Sridhar, a resident of Thottapalayam, was riding the cart and his son Kugan was sitting at the rear.

When the cart was nearing Muthu Mandapam in Vellore town, the child slipped and fell down.

Head injury

He came under the wheel of the cart and sustained severe head injuries.

He was rushed to a private hospital but was declared brought dead by doctors, police said.

Vellore North police have registered a case.

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