Ballia, Nov 15 (PTI) Two persons were killed here when a speeding SUV hit a motorcycle, police said today.

The accident took place in Dubhar police station area of the district yesterday.

Police said the deceased have been identified as Sunil Singh (41) and Hanumant Singh (70), both residents of Bhojpur district of Bihar.

Sunil Singh died on the spot, while Hanumant Singh succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment at the district hospital.

Superintendent of Police Anil Kumar said the driver of SUV has been arrested.

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