Chittoor: YSRCP leader Vidyasagar Reddy and his mother Dhanamma were killed in a road accident after the car they were travelling in rammed into a culvert at Thavanampalle of the district on Saturday.

Reddy, a native of Kanipakam was heading to Bengaluru along with the family members when the incident took place. The leader and his mother died on the spot and four others of the family were seriously injured. The injured were shifted to Rayavellore hospital for treatment.

The police registered a case and sent the bodies for post-mortem. Further details are awaited.