Lorry runs over three labourers in TN

Two labourers were on Saturday crushed to death while three others seriously injured when a lorry driver reversed the vehicle without noticing them sleeping on the roadside here, police said.

PTI| Updated: Mar 21, 2015, 12:37 PM IST

Dindigul: Two labourers were on Saturday crushed to death while three others seriously injured when a lorry driver reversed the vehicle without noticing them sleeping on the roadside here, police said.

Eight workers were sleeping on the roadside when the driver reversed the vehicle.

Three workers managed to escape, police said, adding, the driver fled from the scene.

The injured have been admitted to hospital.