Krishnan (79) of Puliyurkurichi, was killed in a road mishap at Puliyurkurichi under Thuckalay police station limits on Friday.

According to police sources, he was running a provisional store and was returning to his house in the same area, when a motorcyclist hit him.

Critically injured Krishnan was admitted to a private hospital in Nagercoil where he died without responding to the treatment.

Admitted

The motor-cyclist, Edwin Praveen, who also sustained injuries was admitted to the Government Headquarters Hospital at Thuckalay.

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