Lucky Escape for Bike Rider and Pillion at Milagres
Mangaluru: A bike rider and pillion escaped with minor injuries as their bike skidded while overtaking an auto rickshaw at Milagres here on August 18.
On August 18, in front of the Milagres Church, when an auto driver was waiting to taka a U-turn. A bike rider in a hurry to take the U-turn from the wrong side lost control and the bike skidded. Both the rider and the pillion were thrown to the ground.
A bus which was coming from opposite direction, due to the presence of mind of the driver, moved the bus to the left side of the road and saved both the riders from being run over by the bus.