KARUR: Six persons were killed in an accident involving a car and a tipper lorry at Sarasampatti near Veeranampatti on the Mylampatti-Palayam Road in Karur on Wednesday.
The cattle traders were returning to Udhagamandalam from Manapparai in Tiruchi when the tipper lorry from Karikali to Ariyalur collided with the car killing the occupants on the spot.
The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle.
3 die in another accident
Three persons were killed when a car they were returning home from Virudhunagar met with an accident near Tirunelveli on Wednesday.