Beltangady: In a head-on collision between a KSRTC bus and a Tempo Traveller, one person died and six others were severely injured at Neerachilume Dharmasthala here, on July 11.
The deceased has been identified as Thaayamma (35), a native of Bengaluru.
According to the police, the KSRTC bus was plying from Dharmasthala to Bengaluru while the Traveller was plying towards Dharmasthala. At Neerachilume, the bus collided head-on into the Traveller injuring seven people. All the injured were taken to the nearby hospital. One among the injured, Thaayamma, breathed her last in the hospital due to severe head injuries.
The Beltangady police have registered a case.