PG Ambili (left), scooter run over by lorry (right)
Ponkunnam: In a tragic incident, a woman who was riding scooter was killed after being run over by a lorry at Ponkunnam in Kottayam on Wednesday. The deceased is identified as Kooroppada native P G Ambili (43).
The accident took place on Wednesday morning at 8 am. Ambili was going to her workplace when the mishap occurred. She was working as a receptionist at a private hospital in Ponkunnam.
When she was turning the scooter from the national highway to KVMS road that leads to the hospital where she works, a lorry that was coming behind hit the vehicle.
The scooter got stuck in the front wheel of the lorry and Ambili was thrown away under the impact of collision. The rear wheel of the lorry ran over her.
Ambili is survived by husband Koovapoyka native Santhosh.