Kottayam: A Malayali male nurse was killed in a car collision that occurred in New Zealand on Thursday evening.
The deceased Kiren Jose, 32, is the son of P V Joseph of Nazareth Hill, Kuravilangadu, in Kerala's Kottayam district.
Kiren who drove the car died on the spot.
Kiren, who got married 6 months ago, was a registered nurse with the Waikato District Health Board in Hamilton.
The car in which Kiren and his friend were travelling was reportedly hit by another car from behind. Their car then collided with the one in front of them.
Three others too were injured in the crash, and one of them is in a serious condition.
Kiren's wife Sona is currently in Kerala.