Kakinada: Two pedestrians -- Pithani Chudamma (52) and Maturti Sanyasamma (54) -- were killed on the spot and Darla Manikantha (8) suffered fractures when a lorry knocked them down near Mallepalli village on Tuesday.

In another accident, Koyya Venkatarao, who was sleeping in the varandah of a choultry in Seethampet, met a tragic death when a quarry lorry lost control and hit an electric pole and overturned hitting the choultry wall, throwing the one tonne weight rubbish on him, in the early hours of Tuesday. The Annavaram Police registered the case.