Malappuram : A tanker lorry tipped over near Aripura on the Kozhikode- Palakkad National Highway resulting in traffic disruption on the road. As a gas leak is suspected from the tanker, the traffic on the road has been diverted.The accident took place at 8 in the morning . The tanker lorry containing cooking gas was going towards Palakkad. Police and fireforce reached the spot after 20 minutes of the accident.
The gas leak can be controlled only after experts arrive from Chelari. Though it is learned that there is no serious leakage of gas, the natives have been cautioned for safety.