Kozhikode: Two children were killed in a road mishap when a tipper lorry and a car collided with each other on Tuesday morning. Vadagara Thazheangaadi natives Aadhil (5) and Nahurin (7) are the deceased.

The accident happened at Palur at Thikkodi in Kozhikode. The tipper lorry coming from a crusher unit in Mukkam hit a car going towards Kollam and the tipper ran over the car.

Though the inmates of the car were immediately rescued and rushed to the Kozhikode Medical College hospital, two children lost their lives in the accident.

The deceased children’s parents and relatives were travelling in the car. All of them were injured in the mishap. The children were studying at the Koyilandy Markaz School.