A multivehicle collision involving seven cars, buses and a lorry on the GST Road near Acharapakkam in neighbouring Kancheepuram district early on Monday morning left 15 persons with minor injuries.
Then, two buses and a lorry that were coming in the same direction hit the vehicles piled up in front. In the accident, 15 persons suffered injuries.
Based on an alert, police teams from Maduranthagam, Acharapakkam, and Melmaruvathur rushed to the spot. The injured persons were rushed to Maduranthagam and Chengalpattu government hospitals. After that, the teams cleared the road by removing the mangled vehicles. The Acharapakkam police have registered a case.
This affected traffic on the GST Road for nearly two hours. “It was normalised after 5 am,” police claimed.
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