Man dies of cardiac arrest while driving, son averts mishap

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Man dies of cardiac arrest while driving, son averts mishap

Man dies of cardiac arrest while driving, son averts mishap

SC L S   ¦    G Mohan   ¦   May 01, 2019 04:10:41 PM (IST)

Man dies of cardiac arrest while driving, son averts mishap-1

Tumakuru: In a heartrending incident, a man driving a car with his 8-year-old son in it, died of a massive cardiac arrest here on Wednesday, May 1.

The incident took place in the morning at the APMC market in Huliyar of Chikkanayakanahalli town.

The deceased was driving a Tata Ace with his son sitting beside him. When the driver suffered cardiac arrest, his panic-stricken son took hold of the steering wheel and turned the vehicle, driving it towards a safer place, thus averting a major mishap.

Even though the public rushed him to a hospital, he was declared brought dead by the doctors.

The scene of his son crying for help brought tears in the eyes of those gathered there.