Vehicle fell down from Anna flyover

Vehicle fell down from Anna flyover
Vehicle fell down from Anna flyover

Chennai: A mini lorry toppled early this morning. According to sources, the vehicle fell from the Teynampet arm of the flyover. The driver Manikandan (22) from Tambaram, who was driving the vehicle without any load, was on his way from Tiruvottiyur to Chrompet. He is said to have fallen asleep at the wheel.

As the lorry fell at around 1.30 am, it reportedly crashed onto the ground with a thundering sound. An auto that was parked below the flyover was completely damaged, along with two other mini vans.

The driver who suffered injuries, has been admitted to Royapettah Government Hospital, even the police is investigating the incident. Manikandan was later arrested, it is said. It may be noted that the Anna flyover has been in the centre of similar mishaps earlier too.

Vehicle fell down from Anna flyover