Two persons were killed in two road accidents in the city on Wednesday evening. A 28-year-old woman, Razia Anzar, from Edavattam was killed when the scooter she was riding was knocked down by a private bus at the 3rd Milestone overbridge in Kollam city. The police said she died on the spot. The accident occurred when the private bus overtook another vehicle.

In another accident near the clock tower at Chinnakada, Sashidharan, 69, of Vettilathazham, near Mukathala on the outskirts of Kollam city, was killed when the scooter he was riding collided with a lorry. Sashidharan who was critically injured was rushed to a private medical college hospital. But later he succumbed to his injuries.

The body will be handed over to relatives after the autopsy on Thursday.

The Kollam East police have registered a case. — Special Correspondent