Staff Reporter

CHENNAI: Two persons were killed in two different road accidents reported from two places on Wednesday.

Police said that following information from a person at the spot, the traffic police found the body of a middle-aged man lying on the Velacheri Main Road at around 5 a.m.

It is suspected that it was a hit-and-run case.

The body was sent to the Government Royapettah Hospital.

Further investigation is on.

Woman killed

In another accident, a 45-year-old woman identified as Arul Mary of Vijayapuram in K.K. Nagar was hit by a two-wheeler rider on Raja Mannar Salai in K.K.Nagar on Wednesday.

The victim suffered head injuries.

In a serious condition, she was rushed to the Government General Hospital, where she died.

The Guindy traffic police have registered a case against the accused.