A young man was run over by a van on the busy Karaneeswarar Pagoda Street in Mylapore on Sunday morning. Mathiazhagan, 36 was riding on his bike when he was knocked down when the driver of a stationary van opened the van’s door to get out. Mathiazhagan was then run over by another van which was driven in the opposite direction. He died on the spot.
Both drivers have been arrested by the police of the Adyar Traffic Investigation Unit.