He was travelling from Ernakulam to Kozhikode, and onlookers had to intervene by breaking open the front of the van to rescue the driver.
'Binary' crew claimed that Joy Mathew created several problems on the sets.
Earlier, writer-director-producer Jinu Abraham and Sreemoolanagaram Mohanan were unanimously elected as the General Secretary and Treasurer, respectively.
Joy Mathew, who is known for playing impressive father roles, made a mark in movies like ‘Annayum Rasaloom’.
Pappachan's upcoming film is touted to be a thriller and will also feature Arjun Ashokan and Antony Varghese.
The loss has come as a warning to those who tried to appease communities and religions for fetching a few extra votes amid all their preachings about progressive ideals.
The movie is a political thriller about a group of people who fights unknown powers that can even violate the privacy of individuals in a democratic state.
Joy observes that the youngsters prefer watching web series more than the traditional movies.
Joy Mathew has aired his displeasure over the LDF government's move to organise a human wall comprising women as its bid to support its stand on the Sabarimala issue.
Initially, Manju had supported the initiative by posting a video of hers on Facebook.