Tirupati: Two members of a family were killed on the spot and seven others were injured when an RTC bus rammed into a car coming in the opposite direction in Chittoor district on Monday. The mishap occurred at Kallur cross-road of Purlicheral mandal in Chittoor district on Kurnool-Hyderabad highway.
Two die, 7 hurt as APSRTC bus rams into car
The deceased were identified as C Venkata Sastry (45) and his wife C Rajeswari, residents of Uppal in Hyderabad. Their daughter Sowmya (21) sustained severe injuries. She was admitted to Tirupati government hospital for treatment. The Piler depot RTC bus was going to Chittoor, when the driver lost control over the vehicle and rammed into the car. Six passengers of the RTC bus also sustained minor injuries in the mishap.