speeding bus injures labourer, unit blocks traffic | coimbatore news - times of india
by：QY Precision 2019-10-11
COIMBATORE: up to 150 workers at Pricol unit intercepted a speeding private bus that crashed into two of the unit on Mettupalayam Coimbatore Road on Friday night They sat on the road and asked for severe action against speeding bus drivers. Rural police rushed to the scene to reassure protesters. The traffic was interrupted for 45 minutes. According to police, Anandan and Karuppasamy worked as CNC machine operators in the Pricol unit of Chinnamathampalayam in the suburbs. On Friday night, the two took a motorcycle from kalamadai to the unit for night shift. Karuppasamy is riding a motorcycle. Anandan is a motorcyclist. When they arrived near the unit, Karuppasamy tried to turn right to the unit. Meanwhile, a speeding private bus from Mettupalayam to Coimbatore crashed into a motorcycle and the two were thrown off the car. Dan was seriously injured and rushed to a private hospital in Coimbatore. Meanwhile, 150 workers from the unit came out to try to attack the bus driver. They were on the road and asked to arrest the bus driver. At the same time, the periickenplayam police team rushed to the scene to appease the protesters. Police assured them that they would arrest the bus driver and would take severe action against the driver who was reckless and negligent in driving. A case was registered by the police and a detailed investigation was under way. Download the India Times news app in the latest city.