Staff Reporter

METTUR: Two persons, including a college student, were killed and two sustained injuries in a road accident in Ram Nagar near here on Sunday.

The police said Muniyandi (62) of Dindigul, Shalini (22), a college student and a resident of Ram Nagar, her father Milton Kumar and another person were standing in front of a roadside grocery shop when a lorry lost control and entered the shop.

While Muniyandi was killed on the spot, Shalini died on way to hospital.

Her father was admitted to Mettur Government Hospital and another person, Anil Kumar, was rushed to Salem Government Medical College Hospital.

The Salem district police have registered a case.