Woman fatally hit by truck

A 75-year-old woman was run over by a truck near Chengalpattu on Friday night.
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Police said the deceased Kiliammal (75) of Irunkundrapalli village near Chengalpattu was a daily wage labour.

Around 9 pm, Kiliammal was crossing the Chennai-Tiruchy National Highway at Chengalpattu after returning from work when a truck carrying sand knocked her down. Kiliammal was thrown away and died on spot.

Her body was sent to the Chengalpattu government hospital for post-mortem examination.

The Chengalpattu taluk police have registered a case and a search is on for the truck driver.

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