Ballia (UP), Jan 29 (PTI) Two people were killed and eight injured in a road accident near Inderpur Chatti village here, police said Tuesday.Also Read - Ambedkar, Sant Ravidas statues found damaged in Ballia distt

On Monday evening, an SUV hit a man who was standing by the road and it overturned in Gadwar police station area, they said. Also Read - Communal tension in Ballia

Tarun Pandey (40), who was hit by the vehicle, and Jainath Yadav (65) were killed, they added. Also Read - Two killed after electric poll falls on them

Yadav and the eight injured were travelling in the car when the accident occurred. The bodies were sent for post-mortem, the police said.

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