Three persons were killed and one injured when two motorcycles collided at Palladam on Monday night. The deceased were identified by the police as P. Murugesan (32) and R. Balaji (28), both working in textile sector, and L. Nirmal (19), a polytechnic student.

The injured was A. Balaji (20), a college mate of Nirmal. Police sources said Murugesan and Balaji were travelling on a motorbike and the students were coming on another bike when the accident occurred at around 11 p.m.

- Staff Reporter

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