4, including 4-month-old infant, killed in accident

Visakhapatnam: Four persons, including a four-month-old baby boy, died on the spot and five others were seriously injured when the car they were travelling in hit a lorry on ADB road on the outskirts of Peddapuram town, in East Godavari district, in the early hours of Thursday.
The family was on its way to attend a bhumi puja for construction of a new house in Rajamahendravaram city when the accident happened. The deceased were identified as V Eswara Rao (36), V Annapurna (33), Aradasi Swami (55) and the unnamed infant. All of them were residents of Pedavalasa in Tallarevu mandal of East Godavari district.
Police said the driver may have dozed off or lost control due to overspeeding, due to which the car rammed head-on into a lorry coming from the opposite direction. The injured have been admitted to Peddapuram area hospital. Police have registered a case and shifted the bodies to the hospital for post-mortem.

FacebookTwitterLinkedinEMail

Adblock test (Why?)