Malappuram: A 24-year-old woman who was travelling with her sibling died in a road accident in Vattapara here on Monday. The incident took place around 9 am near the old Circle Inspector’s Office. The deceased has been identified as Jumela, a native of Kavumpuram.
She met with the accident while travelling along with her brother Jabir to Kottakkal. The bike on which they were travelling lost control and hit a car. In the collision, the woman was tossed up in the air and fell at a distance. Though she was rushed to a nearby hospital, she succumbed to her injuries.
Her brother who suffered minor injuries in the accident has been undergoing treatment at a private hospital.