A man while attempting suicide jumped off the terrace of a third-storey building, fell on a 70-year-old woman accidentally who died.
The mishap took place in the Ashok Nagar area of Chennai last night, reported The Times of India.
The woman was sleeping outside her house when 34-year-old Selvam attempted to kill himself, but fell on her instead.
Selvam, an autorickshaw driver, had a bitter argument with his wife following which he attempted suicide. He is currently undergoing treatment for his head and leg injuries.