KRISHNAGIRI: A couple died when a speeding car knocked down a two-wheeler they were travelling on near Krishnagiri in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday.Police identified the deceased as A Madhaiyan, 38, of Athikaranur in Krishnagiri district and his wife, M Anandhavalli, 31.
The accident happened when the couple were going to Burgur for work. When they crossed Burgur-Vaniyambadi junction on the Chennai-Bengaluru National Highway, a speeding car knocked down their two-wheeler and sped fast. Both Madhaiyan and Anandhavalli suffered head injuries and died on the spot.
The Burgur police, who registered a case, said the driver’s identity was not known.
The bodies were sent to Krishnagiri Government Hospital for postmortem.