Sankar (50), a government surveyor, and his wife Suseela (45) were killed in a road accident near here on Friday night.

Police sources said that when the couple, residing at Vandipalayam here, were returning home on a motorcycle from Puducherry an unidentified truck knocked them down at Periya Kanganankuppam.

Passers-by took them to the Cuddalore Government Hospital, but doctors declared Suseela as brought dead. Though Sankar was immediately referred to the Puducherry Government Hospital, he too succumbed to injuries.

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