News Mobile State Bureau | Friday April 21, 2017

20 killed in Andhra Pradesh in Truck mishap

 
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At least 20 people, mostly roadside vegetable and fruit vendors, were killed when a truck ran over them in at Yerpedu in Chittoor district. Police said that the truck driver lost control while trying to avoid collision with another vehicle and hit

Police said that the truck driver lost control while trying to avoid collision with another vehicle and hit an electric pole and ran over roadside vendors at the busy Putalapatu-Naidupet junction.

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The truck was going from Srikalahasti to Tirupati. At least 10 persons were admitted at Ruia Hospital at Tirupati with serious injuries.

 More details are awaited.