Pedestrian dies

TIRUCHI: A pedestrian died after being hit by a fish cart on the Tiruchi – Thanjavur national highway at Kattur on the outskirts of the city on Thursday. Police identified the deceased as S. Nagarajan (47) of Therkku Kattur.

Nagarajan was crossing the road when the fish cart knocked him down in which he sustained head injury. He died on the way to the hospital. The fish cart rider M. Thajudeen, cited as the accused, has been arrested.

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