Brake failure; Lorry hits 7 vehicles in Kottayam city before stopping
Kottayam: A huge accident occurred at Kottayam on Wednesday after a lorry's brake failed and hit seven other vehicles on road at Logos junction here. Three persons sustained injuries in the incident.
The lorry that hit seven vehicles stopped after hitting the traffic island. As the accident created a traffic congestion at the busy road for some time, vehicles were redirected through other routes.
The lorry involved in the accident was transporting relief materials for flood victims to Kottayam collectorate from Idukki.
In the incident, three autos, two cars and a minivan were damaged.