Bardhaman (WB), Apr 9 (PTI) Three persons were killed when their car rammed into a lorry from behind on the National Highway 2 near Nababhat today, the police said.

The incident occurred when the car carrying three persons was returning from Durgapur to Bardhaman town after attending a public function.

Among the victims was a couple.

The lorry sped away, police said.

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