Four persons were killed and two others injured when a car rammed a stationary cement-laden lorry at Sengunam Junction near here on the Tiruchi-Chennai Highway on Thursday.

They were returning from Chennai to Perambalur. N. Balu Shankar (30), Rajmohan (55) and V. Selvakumar (39), all from Perambalur; and G. Saravanan (25), the car driver from Neikulam in Tiruchi district, died on the spot. Mani (23) and R. Nallendran (23), also from Perambalur, have been admitted to hospital in Tiruchi.

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