Two people were killed and four others suffered injuries in separate incidents in the city on Tuesday night.
The deceased, Shaktivel, was working in a fish stall. He was returning after meeting his friends in Kolathur. “During return, he was riding with two of his friends, John and Surendar, and was heading towards Villivakkam. When they reached 200 feet road near Padi, Shaktivel lost control of his vehicle and rammed into a tree,” the police said and added that they were also inquiring if the he was speaking on the phone when the incident happened.
John and Surendar were rushed to a hospital and are under treatment. Tirumangalam traffic investigation police have registered a case.
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The police have not ruled out the possibility that the deceased could have been under the influence of alcohol. Car had moved upside down for nearly 50 metres and hit a stationary truck. The Poonamallee traffic investigation wing police have registered a case.