KANCHEEPURAM: A woman was killed and three others injured in a road accident involving a car and lorry on Chennai-Bangalore National Highway, near here, on Friday.
According to police, the accident took place around 1 p.m. when the car driven by S. Sundaresan (37) of Chennai rammed into a stationary lorry at Vedal on the highway.
While Sundaresan's mother, Rajalakshmi (60), died on the spot, his wife, Shylaja (30), and sons Muralikarthik (9) and Saiprasath (7), sustained injuries.
The injured were admitted to a private hospital here.
The Kanchi Taluk police who have registered a case said that Sundaresan was returning to Chennai from Bangalore when the mishap took place.