Two killed, 7 hurt as car hits tree

Two killed, 7 hurt as car hits tree

Agency News

Malappuram, Feb 10: Two persons were killed and seven others injured, two of them seriously, when the car in which they were travelling hit a roadside tree at Parali bazar near here in the wee hours on Monday.

Police sources said the accident occured when the car, carrying the occupants, was coming from Madurai in Tamil Nadu after a pilgrimage lost control and hit a tree.The front portion of the car was completely damaged.

The deceased have been identified as Rajan (62) and Rajeswari (50), hailing from Ponnani in this district.The two seriously injured persons have been admitted in Thrissur government medical college and the rest, who sustained minor injuries, were shifted to Palakad district hospital, the sources added.(UNI)