Tragic Road Accidents Claim Eight Lives in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

 In a series of unfortunate events, three separate road accidents occurred in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, resulting in the loss of eight lives on Thursday. The incidents involved collisions between vehicles, leaving families devastated and several others critically injured. This article provides a detailed account of each accident, shedding light on the locations, victims, and the immediate aftermath.

Tragedy struck in Tirupati district, Andhra Pradesh, when a car carrying a family collided with a state-run RTC (Road Transport Corporation) bus. As a result, three members of the family lost their lives, while two others sustained severe injuries. The accident took place on the Tirupati-Srikalahasti highway near Merlapaka Cheruvu in Yerpedu mandal. The victims, hailing from Mahabubabad district, Telangana, were returning from a pilgrimage to the Tirumala temple. The deceased were identified as Ashok (40), Venkatamma (37), and their son Chary (6). The injured were immediately rushed to Ruia Hospital in Tirupati, where their condition remains critical.

In another devastating incident, a family of five faced a fatal accident in Konijerla, Khammam district, Telangana. The family's car was crushed between two trucks, resulting in the deaths of three individuals and leaving two others injured. According to the police, a truck traveling in the opposite direction collided with their car, followed by another truck from behind. The impact claimed the lives of Rajesh, Sujata, and their 13-year-old son Ashwith instantly. The injured were promptly transferred to the Khammam hospital, with one individual reported to be in critical condition.

The third tragic incident occurred in Keshampet mandal, Rangareddy district, Telangana, involving an overturned tractor. Two individuals lost their lives in the accident, while two others suffered injuries. The incident took place at Alwal crossroads, leaving the victims in urgent need of medical attention. The injured were admitted to a hospital in Shadnagar for treatment.

The road accidents in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have left a trail of devastation, claiming the lives of eight individuals and leaving several others injured. The collision between a car and an RTC bus in Tirupati district, the fatal crash between trucks in Khammam district, and the tragic tractor overturning in Rangareddy district have brought immense grief to the affected families. It is a somber reminder of the importance of road safety and the need for stringent measures to prevent such unfortunate incidents in the future.