A truck carrying vegetables from Karnataka fell off the Bathalapalli Hill near here on Wednesday night killing two persons. Three persons sustained minor injuries.

According to police, the vehicle toppled and rolled down the hill after the driver lost control. Anandan, a resident of Udhikottai post in Bangarapettai taluk of Kolar in Karnataka, and Murthy alias Muniappa of Setialli of Malur taluk in Kolar died on the spot. A case has been registered. — Staff Reporter

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