Wayanad: Three members of a family were killed in an accident involving a car and a tanker lorry at Meenangadi near Sulthan Bathery on Monday.
The deceased are Pravish, 39, his wife Sreejisha, 32, and his mother Premalatha, 60.
Their son Arav, 4, has been admitted to the hospital with serious injuries.
Pravish died on the spot, while Sreejisha and Premalatha died at the hospital.
The incident occurred near the Kakkavayal nursery stop. They were bound for Pattavayal when their car had a head-on collision with the tanker lorry carrying milk.
They were returning from a marriage at Nanmanda in Kozhikode district. They dropped Pravish's sister Prija and her husband Biju at Kalpetta before their fateful journey.
Pravish is survived by father Vijayan and sisters Pravitha and Pravya.