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The escort vehicle, which was carrying four personnel of Chidambaram’s convoy, was hit from the rear by another car injuring all four occupants of the car. Under the impact, the vehicle shot forward and rammed into Chidambaram's car, the police said in their statement.
Police also reported that the escort vehicle was severely damaged in the accident, while Chidambaram's car suffered some minor damage. Apparently the 69-year-old Congress leader was on his way to the airport when the accident occurred, police said.
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