A 63-year-old man was killed in a road accident on Tuesday. According to police, Gandhi, a resident of Kaveripattu village in Jolarpet police station limit was travelling on the pillion of a two-wheeler.

Kanagaraj of the same village was riding the vehicle when a lorry rammed the two-wheeler at the U-turn near Jeeva Nagar in Natrampalli. Gandhi, an ex-serviceman, succumbed to injuries on the spot, while Kanagaraj sustained injuries.

A case has been registered, police said.

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