Man escapes death as a tipper racing on top speed runs into a Mercedes at Eliozu Junction

An eyewitness said the driver of tipper ran out of control as the traffic warden stopped the lane abruptly.

It was gathered that the tipper pushed the man who appears to be in his early 60s into the gutter where he sustained head injuries.
The bumper of Mercedes Benz was damaged beyond repairs.

Our correspondent reports that the driver of the tipper has been moved to the police station while the Injured man and occupants of the Mercedes Benz are currently receiving treatment