Perumbavoor: Five people died after their car was rammed by a speeding private bus near Perumbavoor Thursday morning.
The accident occurred at 2 am as the bus carrying Sabraimala devotees from Andhra Pradesh collided with the car.
The deceased involved in the tragic road accident were identified as Idukki natives Unni (20), Kiran (21), Jineesh (22), Jerin (22) and Vijayan.
One person who got severely injured has been admitted to a nearby hospital.
The friends were on their way to to see off Jerin who was going abroad.