Tiruchirapalli, Jun 15 : Two women were killed and seven others, including four children injured when a car in which they were travelling rammed into the parapet wall of a check dam at Maanvizhimangalam near Manachanallur on the Tiruchirapalli-Salem highway here on Saturday.
Police said the occupants of the ill-fated car, hailing from Salem district were proceeding to the renowned Catholic pilgrimage centre - Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health at Velankanni in Nagapattinam district, when the tragedy occurred.
The dead were identified as Stella Jayanthi (32) and Emelda Juliet (36). The injured were admitted to the government medical college hospital here. (UNI)