1 killed, 10 injured as bus overturns in Andhra Pradesh
One person was killed and ten injured when the private bus they were travelling in overturned at Punadipadu Village on the outskirts in the wee hours of today.
Police said the ill-fated private bus was proceeding Narasapuram in West Godavari District from Hyderabad.
The driver lost control of the bus resulting in it hitting a tree and overturning after veering off the road.
The deceased was identified as K Srinivasa Rao. The injured were shifted to government hospital and the seriously injured admitted to a private hospital.
Meanwhile, the victims, talking media in the hospital, alleged the driver was speeding and driving in a negligent manner.
The driver failed to notice a curve off the road due to fog. CPI(M) leaders Babu Rao, Raghu and YSRCP leader Koneru Prasad visited the hospital and inquired about their condition.
(Posted on 04-04-2014)