Mysuru, May 22:- A lorry transporting corn came in contact with a live electric wire, resulting in the death of three labourers at Keelanapura village in T Narasipura taluk on Thursday.
The deceased have been identified as Mahadevu, Teju and Mahadev Nayaka of Hosuru village. The lorry got in contact with live wire while transporting corn. Two labourers died on the spot and the third labourer died while being taken to a hospital.
The lorry was transporting corn and grass to Pinjrapole from Keelanapura. Varuna Police has registered a complaint and have sent the bodies of the deceased for postmortem. (MR/KS)