Truck Overturns, 4 piligrims dead

Truck Overturns, 4 piligrims dead - Sakshi Post

Visakhapatnam:  In a road accident a truck overturned  killing 4 of its passengers and leaving 20 injured

The truck in which Pushkaram pilgrims were travelling overturned and fell into a culvert near A.Koduru village in the district, police said.

The mishap occurred in the wee hours when a group of 24 pilgrims were returning to Vizianagaram after taking part in Godavari Pushkaram at Rajahmundry, Police Inspector Chodavarm, S Kiran Kumar said.

The driver lost control of the vehicle after which it fell into a culvert, he said. The deceased have been identified as K Sanyasamma (53), Reddi Demuduamma (60), Reddi Sanyasamma (62) and Reddi Atchayyamma (60). Some of the injured have been admitted to a local hospital while others have been shifted to a private hospital here, police said, adding investigations are underway.

PTI


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