Two youngsters had lost their lives on the Sangupet to Andole road as their car rammed into an RTC bus on Friday morning. The deceased were identified as Dattu Goud (26) and Kiran Goud, natives of Sangupet village.
Dattu and Kiran were close relatives. They were heading towards Andole to pick up Kiran's sister, who was studying in a residential school in Andole. The both of them died on the spot as the head on collision of the car and bus was of high intensity. The bodies were shifted to Area Hospital for post mortem. A case was registered.
In a similar incident, five people were killed and nine others sustained serious injuries. The mishap took place at Erraguntapalli village in Tanakal mandal in Anantapur district. The incident occurred in the wee hours of Friday after a lorry and minivan crashed into each other.
The deceased are identified as Nagesh (32), Bharat (50), Khadar Basha (45), Mahabub Basha (45), Jayamma (45).