Three members of a migrant worker’s family from Krishna district died in a road accident in Munagala on NH-65.
The deceased were identified as Naga Malleswara Rao, 42, his wife Mamoollamma, 35, and their daughter Durga, 16. Rao’s five year old son Konda Babu suffered severe injuries in the accident. According to Munagala SI Satyanarayana Goud, the mishap occurred at around 5pm when a speeding SUV coming from Vijayawada to Hyderabad rammed a car parked on the roadside.
Rao, his wife and their daughter died on the spot with critical injuries. Konda Babu, who suffered severe injuries, was rushed to Kodad government hospital. Police said that his condition is critical. “The accident happened due to overspeeding and rash driving The driver of the SUV failed to negotiate a curve on the road and after brushing against the median, the SUV swerved left and rammed into the parked car,” the SI said.
The accused was identified as R Anurag, an engineering student. Police said that Anurag was travelling to Hyderabad along with his family members when the mishap occurred. A case was registered against him under sections 337 and 304-A of the IPC. He has been taken into custody.Source: Times of India