Heavy rainfall lashes parts of Kerala; two deaths reported
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 4 (PTI) Heavy rainfall lashed many parts of Kerala in the last couple of days leading to the death of two people in Alappuzha district of the state.
The deaths occurred in an accident on Sunday evening when the driver of an autorickshaw carrying a family of four lost control amidst the heavy rain as a result of which the vehicle overturned and fell into the Achankovil river.
While a woman died in the mishap, her son had gone missing. The woman’s husband, daughter and the autorickshaw driver were rescued by locals, a fire rescue official said.