Speeding police jeep hits headload worker amid trial run for Governor’s visit
Pampadi: KK Vijayan, a headload worker from Kottayam’s Pampadi was hit by a speeding police jeep which was in a trial run for Governor’s visit. Vijayan was trying to cross the road near Kalachanchantha, when the vehicle hit him. He was tossed in the air and suffered a leg fracture.
Vijayan was rushed to Pampadi taluk hospital by onlookers and officials in the vehicle who stopped the vehicle after the accident. Pampadi police registered a case over the accident.
The incident happened on Friday around 5:00 PM. The jeep which met with the accident was among the police vehicles which were in trial run for Governor's visit to Mundakayam on Saturday. The police jeep is belonged to Vakathanam police station.
Meanwhile, Vijayan was taken to Kottayam Medical College as reffered by doctors at the taluk hospital. Incidentally, the ambulance carrying the person rammed into a motorcycle, near the same location where Vijayan met with the accident. The bike rider suffered injuries in the accident. He is identified as Sreejith, a native of Vattakalam. He was rushed to Pampadi taluk hospital.