A fish trader Murugan (40) was killed and eight others were injured after the mini van in which they were coming from Chidambaram to Thanjavur dashed against a tree at the main road at Thiruvidaimaruthur on Wednesday. Murugan was from Singampettai in Cuddalore district. All the injured were admitted to Thiruvidaimaruthur Government Hospital. Thiruvidaimaruthur police have registered a case.

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