Anantapur: In a road accident that took place in the district on Sunday, Somandepalli tahsildar S Vishnuvardhan Reddy was killed.

The mishap occurred when the car he was travelling in collided with a road divider and overturned at Thimmampet village in Garladinne mandal.

According to the police, the tahsildar was returning to Somandepalli in his car and tried to avoid hitting a stray dog on the road. However, in this process, he lost control over the car, resulting in the vehicle hitting the road divider.

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