Hanur: One person was killed and more than 11 people were injured after a jeep fell into a more than 30 feet steep valley near Palar at MM Hills on Sunday
B Veeranna Gowda (75) of MM Hills is the deceased.
Kempegowda (50), Mada Tambadi (70), Madaiah (52), Jade Madatambadi (75), Hucchaiah (55), Naga (40), Puttaswamy (37), Madaiah (66), Mahesh (23), Shantamma (42) and Girijamma (33) are the injured persons.
The incident occurred when the MM Hills villagers were travelling to Tulasikere near Basappa temple in the jeep. The driver lost control and vehicle fell into 30 feet valley.
MM Hills police immediately rushed to the spot and summoned 108 ambulance. Kowdalli 108 ambulance driver Mallesh and health worker Maadesh did first aid and shifted the injured to Mettur Hospital for further treatment.
A case has been registered at MM Hills Police station.
– Team Mysoorunews