One killed, 13 injured

Staff Reporter

ERODE: One woman was killed and 13 injured when the auto in which they were travelling fell on its side on Saturday.

According to the police, 14 persons boarded a minidor auto from Gobichettipalayam to attend a condolence in Vellakoil.

When the auto came near Muniappan temple, it fell on its side.

Parvathy, aged 55, wife of Mani of Gobichettipalayam, was killed on the spot.

The injured, including 7 women, were admitted to a hospital.

Pungampady incident

In another incident, 13 persons were injured when the minidor auto carrying them from Kanjikoil to Perundurai fell on its side near Pungampady.

They were admitted to the Erode Government Headquarters Hospital.

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