Lucky escape for occupants as car rolls over at Uppoor
Udupi: The occupants of a car had a lucky escape when the car they were travelling in rolled over on NH 66 near Uppoor while trying to avoid hitting a cow here, on Friday, July 22.
According to sources, the Maruti car was on its way to Udupi from Kundapur. At Uppoor, a cow suddenly came on to the road. The driver, in the process of applying the brakes instantly to avoid hitting the cow, lost control, causing the vehicle to rollover.
The vehicle landed in a field on the side of the road. No injuries were reported in the accident. Traffic movement was disrupted for some time. The car has been badly damaged.
The Brahmavar Police visited the spot.