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Kallakurichi Special Dy Collector killed

A woman Special Deputy Collector of Kallakurichi district and a 11-year-old girl were killed and five others were injured when the official car in which she was travelling met with an accident after the front tyre got punctured at Sankarapuram near Kallakurichi on Friday.

Kallakurichi Special Dy Collector killed
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CHENNAI: Police sources said the deceased were identified as the Special Deputy Collector (Social Security Scheme) Rajamani (53) and Gopika. Rajamani was travelling along with her son Vikram, daughter Sindhu and neighbour Pazhaniammal. When the vehicle neared Sankarapuram taluk office, one of the front tyres of the car burst following which the driver lost control and knocked down Gopika, who was playing in front of her house, before colliding with a two-wheeler injuring the driver Vignesh and the pillion rider Girija. Rajamani and Gopika died on the spot.

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