Four killed in lorry-mini-lorry collision in Coimbatore

Four persons were killed in a collision between a lorry and a mini-lorry near Sulur on the city outskirts early Sunday, police said.

Updated: Mar 17, 2013, 13:16 PM IST

Coimbatore: Four persons were killed in a collision between a lorry and a mini-lorry near Sulur on the city outskirts early Sunday, police said.

The lorry was going to Namakkal from the city, while the mini-lorry was coming to the city from Dindigul, when the mishap occurred around 4 AM at about 20 kms from here, police said.

While three persons in the mini-lorry and one in the lorry died on the spot, the driver of the lorry and another passenger were admitted to the government hospital, with serious injuries, police said.
PTI