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3 of family killed as bike hits lorry

PTI | Coimbatore | Updated: 17-05-2019 17:43 IST | Created: 17-05-2019 17:22 IST
3 of family killed as bike hits lorry
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A couple and their son died while their daughter escaped with minor injuries in a road accident near Avanashi in Tirupur district early Friday, police said

The couple and their children, aged 6 and 3, were riding a two-wheeler when it hit a lorry, the police said The family belonged to Sulur and they were returning home from Gudiyatham in Vellore district, they said



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