NH-44 Road: RTC bus rams into tractor kills one, injures others

Telangana: One person was killed while seven others sustained injuries in Wanaparthy when an RTC bus rammed into a tractor on the same route.

The mishap occurred near Palem village on NH-44 in the early wee hours of Saturday, Hans reported.

The tractor was reportedly hit from behind by the RTC bus belonging to Allagadda depot.

The injured persons were rushed to Mahabubnagar Government Hospital. They hailed from Palem and Mojarla villages and got into the accident while transporting leaves for laying pandals at a wedding ceremony which was scheduled on Saturday morning.

The deceased was identified as Venkatesh who succumbed to injuries at the hospital.