One person was killed when the car in which he was travelling overturned after hitting the median on the National Highway at Paripally Junction early on Thursday morning. The deceased has been identified as Abdul Rehman 49, a native of Vallikunnam in Mavelikara.

Three others, all from Vallikunnam, who were in the car, suffered injuries and have been hospitalised. They have been identified as Abdul Latheef, 57, brother of the deceased; Abdul Samad, 45; and Abdul Rehman, 48.

They were on their way to drop Abdul Samad at the Thiruvananthapuram airport.