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CHENNAI: A third year college student died in a road accident in Tondiarpet on Wednesday evening.

According to police sources, S. Abhisekh Singh (21) of New Washermenpet was returning home on a motorcycle from Red Hills when a speeding lorry knocked him from behind. The victim came under the wheels of the vehicle and died on the spot.

Locals nabbed the lorry driver, Govindaraj (30) of Karur, and handed him over to the police.

The Washermenpet Traffic Investigation police have registered a case.

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