Kothagudem: Three persons were killed, and six others sustained severe injuries in a road accident involving a van, coming from Guntur, and tipper near the Mondikunta Krishna canal in Aswapuram mandal in the early hours of Wednesday. The victims were identified as S Gopaiah, van driver T Bagga Rao and a labourer S Kanaka Rao.
3 killed, six sustain injuries in accident
The mishap occurred when they went to the ill-fated van to unload wire bundles and the tipper crashed into the vehicle from behind. Aswapuram CI A Narender, SIs Ravinder and Ramji visited the accident spot. The tipper driver was taken into custody for questioning. Investigation is on.