Three killed in Suryapet as car hits lorry
Suryapet: Three persons died and one was injured when a car hit a lorry on National Highway 65 at Gumpula Thirumalagiri village of Chivvemla mandal in Suryapet district. The mishap took place on Monday morning while the victims were returning to Vijayawada after watching an IPL match in Hyderabad. The deceased were identified as Shadala Srikanth (26), MPTC of Chillarapallepalem village in Prakasam district, Thoka Sai Kotesh (24), a private employee and a resident of Shanthinagar in Old Guntur and Bhadi Sai Bhargava (21), a student and a native of Tenali in Guntur district.
Another person, B Sai Bhargava, who was travelling in the car, sustained serious injuries in the accident.
The mishap took place when the car in which they were travelling hit a lorry which was parked on the side of a road.
Chivvemla police reached the spot and shifted the bodies to Area hospital in Suryapet for postmortem.
Chivvemla Sub-Inspector D Praveen Kumar said that a case was filed and probe is on.