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Two Indian sisters killed in car crash in Australia

Two Indian sisters killed in car crash

Melbourne, May 25 (UITV)- Two Indian-origin sisters, Anjumol and Asha Mathew lost their lives in tragic car accident on Monday. The women, 23 and 18, died at the scene when their car rammed into a truck at Peaks Crossing in Queensland.

The sisters were travelling back from dropping off their sisters in Beaudesert when the accident happened. A missing complaint was lodged by their family friends Ranjeet Vadassery and Anish Mathew when the sisters did not return home.

Anjumol studied at the University of Southern Queensland and was nurse at Lourdes home. Asha had arrived in Australia just three months ago to follow in her sister’s footsteps and studying nursing at the same University.

“They were wonderful young people, and it’s a very big loss for all of us persionally,” Family friend’s Vadassery said. “We both hail from Kerala and it’s a small and it’s a small close knit community in Toowoomba. Since then a lot of friends have got together on many occasions while we were students with church and cultural activities,” he added.

The sisters and other relatives of the deceased are working out modalities with the Indian embassy to bring the bodies to India for cremation.

Their parents still live in India. The family friend’s said that the local police and community had shown immense support to the family at this time of grief.