Azamgarh: Two persons, including a youth, were killed in separate road accidents in the city,
police said here.
Kalpu Chauhan (55) died after being hit by a vehicle in Mahmuganj Bazar in Tarawan area last evening, they said.
Agitated with the incident, local residents blocked the road and when police attempted to clear the road they resorted to brick batting, they said.
The jam was later lifted on the assurance of a senior officer, police said, adding that no person was injured in the brick batting.
In another incident, Ram Bhuwan (20) died when the motorcycle he was riding rammed into an electricity pole in Didarganj area late last night, they said.