Two Persons Killed in Road Accident in City

Hyderabad: Two persons were killed in a road accident at Tarnaka, opposite Railway Degree College, this morning. The deceased were identified as Naveen of Warangal (47), and Somaraju of Jangaon (32).

Around 8 a.m., the victims were going on a two wheeler when an oil tanker rammed the bike from behind, when the two-wheeler was taking a U-turn. One of the victims was run over by the tanker while the other sustained injuries after falling on the road. Naveen died on the spot while Somaraju was declared brought dead at the Gandhi Hospital.

The Lalaguda police registered a case and are investigating. The tanker involved in the accident was seized. The driver was absconding soon after the accident.