In a harrowing incident on Sunday morning, a car slipped into a gorge near the Ponmudi forest office. Four people from Kollam and Anchal were injured in the accident. The victims of the accident were rescued with injuries. The accident happened around 9 am.
The occupants of the car, identified as Navajoth, Athil, Amal, and Gokul, were inside when the unfortunate incident unfolded.
It has been reported that a brake failure caused the driver to lose control, leading to the vehicle’s descent into a 500-meter gorge.
It is reported that the brake failure cause the driver’s control and fell down 500 metres gorge.
The locals said that accidents are often continuing in the Ponmudi area, which is frequented by tourists. Bad weather and heavy snowfall will adversely affect the rescue operation.
Ponmudi, a popular tourist spot in Thiruvananthapuram district, has been witnessing a heavy rush of tourists in the last few days.
Ponmudi, a popular tourist spot in Thiruvananthapuram district has been witnessing heavy rush of tourists in the last few days.