Chitradurga: A couple from Udupi was killed and their son injured when the car they were travelling overturned at Hiriyoor, Chitradurga district, here on September 11.
The deceased have been identified as Nagaraj Bhat (55) and Lalitha (50), a resident of Udupi. Manoj has been severely injured and admitted to the hospital.
According to sources, Nagaraj along with his family was on his way to Manvi, Raichur from Bengaluru. When they reached near Hiriyoor Adivala, Chitradurga district on NH 4 the car they were travelling overturned when one of the Tyre apparently burst. Nagaraj and Lalitha died on the spot.
A case has been registered in Hiriyoor Rural Police Station.