Kakinada: Two persons were killed in two road accidents in the district during past 24 hours.

Gandham Jagadesweri (18) was knocked down by a lorry while crossing the road at Golakotivaripalem, a hamlet of Modemarru under Kothapet police station. She was rushed to Amalapuram hospital where she died.

In the second case, a scooterist - Kamisetti Prabhakararao (38) was hit near Raghavendrapuram by a truck while he was on his way to Kakinada from Yanam. He died at a private hospital here. The Korangi police have registered the case.

Alladi Vijaya Raju (19) cleaner was found hanging to the school bus under suspicious circumstances at G. Ragampet village of Vadlamuru Mandal under Kirlampudi police station limits on Wednesday. Police sent the body for postmortem to ascertain the cause of death.