A tragic road accident in Salem, Tamil Nadu, resulted in the loss of six lives. The accident happened early in the morning on the Salem-Erode highway when a speeding van crashed into a stationary lorry.
There were eight people from Eengur traveling in the van towards Perunthurai at the time of the accident. The deceased individuals have been identified as Selvaraj, Manjula, Arumugam, Palanisamy, Pappathi, and a one-year-old infant.
The police are investigating the accident and have obtained a CCTV video that shows the moment of the collision. You can watch the video for more details.
The driver of the van, Vignesh, and another passenger named Priya were seriously injured in the accident and have been taken to a hospital. The bodies of the deceased victims have been sent for postmortem examination.