Mysuru, November 14:- Three persons of a family were killed on the spot in a ghastly accident between a lorry and a tempo traveller on Mysuru-Hunsur Road on Tuesday morning.
The deceased have been identified as Abdul Hameed (47), Mohammed Iqbal (27) and Shaik Habeeb (11), all three from the same family and natives of Mangaluru.
14 passengers were also injured in the accident. The mishap occurred at Basarikatte near Hunsur. The family was on its way to Ootacamund via Mysuru. It is suspected that the accident took place while the tempo was trying to overtake the lorry.