Man dies after car mysteriously catches fire at Kodungallur
Thrissur: A man was charred to death after his car caught fire here at Kodungallur on Monday. The accident took place on Chantappura-Kottappuram bypass road around 10 am on Monday.
The deceased has been identified as Padakkattummal Titus.
It is hinted that the car is registered in the man’s name. Meanwhile, witnesses alleged mystery over the accident.
A bottle, in which petrol was supposedly kept, was recovered from the car.
The car caught fire and rammed into a drainage canal on the side of the road.
Though local residents rushed to the spot and carried out a rescue operation, Titus’s life could not be saved.