Three persons were killed in two separate accidents in the city on Tuesday night.

In the first incident, two pedestrians, one of them a 13-year-old boy, were killed when a speeding motorcycle hit three persons on the Marathahalli ring road in Airport police station limits. The third pedestrian, Raghu Ram (22), escaped with injuries.

The deceased are M. Ramesh (13) and Yelukondalu (36). The police are trying to trace the motorcyclist.

Knocked down

In the second accident, an apparel shop owner was killed when a goods carrier hit his two-wheeler on Margosa 7th Main Road, Malleswaram police said.

Malleswaram resident Ram Rao (56) was returning home from his shop in Chickpet around 10.30 p.m. Tuesday when he met his end.

The driver abandoned his vehicle and fled.

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