Kozhikode: Two women going to church on Sunday morning were killed after a speeding jeep knocked them down at Paroppadi, near here. The police identified the deceased as Lilly Carlos, 53, and Mary Francis, 75, both of Paroppadi.

The driver of the jeep has been taken into custody. A case has been registered against him under section 304 of the Indian Penal Code, the police said.

— Staff Reporter

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