Andhra Pradesh: Five killed, two hurt in car-bus collision in Chittoor

Five members of a family were on Friday killed when their car collided head-on with an RTC bus in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district.

hidden November 20, 2015 13:42:53 IST
Andhra Pradesh: Five killed, two hurt in car-bus collision in Chittoor

Chittoor: Five members of a family, including three women and a girl child, were on Friday killed when their car collided head-on with an RTC bus in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district, police said.

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Two bus passengers were also injured in the mishap.

The accident occurred near Mettakuravapalli village under Baireddypalle police station limits in Chittoor at around 8 AM when the car collided with the state-run RTC bus coming from the opposite direction.

The five family members travelling in the car — a man, who was driving, three women and a one-and-a-half-year-old girl — died on the spot, sub-inspector Krishna Mohan said.

The two injured bus passengers were rushed to a nearby hospital, the SI said.

A case has been registered and further probe is on, police added.

PTI

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