Two electrocuted in Kerala as lorry rams electric post

Tuesday, Sep 29, 2015,16:04 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Malappuram | Two persons were electrocuted when a poultry-feed laden mini lorry they were travelling smashed into an electric post at Kondiparambu near Perinthalmanna in Malappuram District of Kerala today.
Police said the deceased were identified as Unneenkutty (38) and Shefiq Aslam (21), natives of Alanallur Kara in the district.
The incident occurred when the high tension wire, which snapped in the impact of the crash, fell on Unneen and Shefiq, who were sitting on top of the vehicle proceeding to Pandikkad from Perinthalmanna early this morning, they added.