School teacher dies in road mishap at Red Hills

Chennai: A private school teacher died in a road accident at Senkundram, Red Hills, this morning.

According to the police, Latha, a resident of Netaji Street, Red Hills was pillion riding on a scooter with her husband Prabhu. The duo were heading to work. At 8.30 am, when they reached Senkundram, a mini lorry hit their vehicle from behind. Latha died on the spot while Prabhu escaped with injuries.

Police arrested the lorry driver Magendran (38) of Thirunelveli. Madhavaram Traffic Inspector Kowsalya is investigating the case.