Kalghatgi,Feb 8: In a horrific accident, three young men from Hubballi died when the car they were traveling in collided head-on with a truck on National Highway-63 near Sangatikoppa village in Kalghatgi taluk of Dharwad district on Tuesday.
According to Kalghatgi police, the deceased have been identified as Mohammad Ishan (19), Mohammad Taif (22), and Ismail (19), all residents of Hubballi City.
A total of six persons were traveling to Karwar in the car. When their vehicle reached near Sangatikoppa, it collided with a truck that was coming from the opposite direction. Three persons died in the accident and three others have been injured.
The injured have been shifted to KIMS hospital in Hubballi for treatment.
A case has been registered with Kalghatgi police station, and the investigation is on.