A. Premdas (24) and K. Selvam (24) of Kachal Naicker Street, Walajapet, were killed on the spot and Sathish Kumar (22) of the same street injured when the motorcycle on which they were travelling dashed against an electric lamp post after being hit by an unknown vehicle from the back.

The accident took place near the Ayyappan Temple in Belliappa Nagar in MBT Road in Walajapet on Sunday night.

According to police, Sathish Kumar was first admitted to the Government Hospital, Walajapet, and later referred to the Government Vellore Medical College Hospital, Adukkamparai.

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