Staff Reporter

SALEM: A man was killed and his grandson sustained minor injuries when a lorry dashed against a moped at Kuranguchavadi here on Tuesday.

Police said Perumal (55) of Sivan Karadu and his grandson Harikumar (10) were returning home after visiting a temple when the accident took place.

Perumal died on the spot, while Harikumar sustained minor injuries and was treated at a hospital.

Traffic Investigation Wing of Salem city police registered a case and are investigating.

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