Andhra Pradesh: Six of family died in accident at Kurnool

Six members of a family were killed and several others injured on Wednesday after meeting with a road accident in Andhra Pradesh’s Kurnool.

All injured were admitted to a government-run hospital in Kurnool.

As per the reports, the passengers were travelling in an auto trolley which was hit by a truck from behind near Peddahutur village.

“There were about 21 persons, all of them belonging to the same family were travelling to Ellarthi Dargah near Adoni,” police said.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu directed officials to provide the best treatment to the injured.

A case has been registered by police and further investigations are underway.