Two people died when the bike on which they were riding were hit by a speeding car near Puzhal in a hit-and-run case on Friday morning.
The duo was on the way to work when the car hit them near the Cycle Shed bus stop on GNT Road near Puzhal. Due to the impact, both were thrown off from the bike and died on the spot, police said.
“While the two were thrown off from the bike, the car sped away without stopping,” police said. Madhavaram traffic investigation team rushed to the spot and shifted the bodies for post-mortem examination.
Police team is browsing the footage from the CCTV cameras installed in the area to identify the vehicle involved in the hit-and-run case. The fatal accident created a traffic snarl on the stretch for more than 30 minutes, police added.