TAMIL NADU

Crushed to death

CHENNAI, JUNE 1. A construction worker was crushed to death by a water tanker at Mylapore early today.

The traffic police said R.C. Ramayya, a mason, was sleeping on the sand that was heaped outside a house on Subramania Street where construction work was on.

The private water tanker on reverse gear ran over the mason, killing him on the spot. The driver, Lakshmanan (26), was arrested.