Two armed reserve police personnel were killed in a road accident near Sathyamangalam in Erode district on Sunday.

Sources said Balakrishnan (31) and Ramesh (31), both residents of Bhavani block, were posted in Punjai Puliyampatti for carrying out night patrolling. The two were returning home after work when an unidentified vehicle dashed against their motorcycle. While Ramesh died on the spot, his colleague succumbed to wounds at a hospital.

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