A person died and 28 people sustained injuries in an accident between a tanker, bus and bike at Nagoori on NH 66 near here that took place on Monday, March 27.
Narayan Acharya (43) from Sringeri is the person deceased.
The tanker was on its way from Kundapur to Goa after filling petrol. Meanwhile a speeding private bus named Ambaji hit the tanker after overtaking another vehicle. It also hit a bike approaching from behind. Tanker driver died on the spot.