Staff Reporter

Tuticorin: N. Muthupandi (18) of Shastri Nagar, Kovilpatti, and his relative A. Prabudheva (17) were killed on spot in a road accident, which occurred near Pallikoodathanpatti, Ettayapuram on Saturday.

According to police, the deceased were travelling in a two-wheeler to Kovilpatti when a lorry laden with sand approaching from the opposite direction collided with it.

Lorry driver held

S. Sermakani, the lorry driver was taken into police custody for investigation.

The Ettayapuram police have filed a case and are further investigating.

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