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Udhagamandalam: Two persons of a family from Kerala were killed in an accident here on Sunday.

The police said eight members of a family from Nilambur were returning via Masinagudy after witnessing the flower show when their car overturned near the 18th hairpin bend on the steep Kallatty road. The brakes of the car, which was driven by Mohammed Abdhul Rehman, reportedly failed.

While his father Kunju Mohammed (65) and wife Umu Salma (35) died on the spot, his mother Abidha and sister Lailabi were injured. Three children escaped without any injuries.

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