Tiruchirapalli, Sep 15 (UNI) One person was killed and fifty injured in three separate road accidents in this district of Tamil Nadu today.
Police said a 65-year-old man, riding on a two-wheeler was run-over by a lorry at Sethuraman Pillai Colony in the city.
The deceased was identified as Somasundaram of Melakalkandarkottai.
In other accident, 40 people of a marriage party were wounded when their lorry overturned after it collided head-on with another vehicle at Hirudayapuram near Lalgudi near here.
The injured were admitted to Government Headquarters Hospital in the city.
Another accident wounded ten people when a state transport corporation bus and a car collided head-on at suburban Mathur here.
The mishap occurred when the bus was proceeding to Keeranur and hit by oncoming car.
Traffic on the busy Tiruchirapalli-Pudukkottai National Highway was affected for a couple of hours due to the accident, police added.
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