Two persons were fatally run over by a speeding van on Wednesday.

According to police, Jegan (29) of Kalainagar near Kottar and his friend Babu (37) of Vadalivilai were killed on the spot when Jegan applied brake to save the life of a lady who tried to cross the road near Kottar. Kottar traffic police recovered the bodies. The driver Micheal Raj of Vellamadam was arrested. Kottar traffic police have registered a case.

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