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Andhra Pradesh: Engineering student, 20, dies in accident as motorcycle rams into van

The woman died before being admitted to hospital.

india Updated: Dec 09, 2017 19:10 IST
PTI, Rajamahendravaram
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An engineering student died in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh. (Reuters File Photo/Representative image)

A third-year engineering student died while her friend was injured when the motorcycle they were riding rammed into a van on the national highway in Rajamahendravaram, Andhra Pradesh, on Friday evening, police said.

The deceased was identified as K Vaishnavi (20).

She died before being admitted to hospital, police said.

The two-wheeler ran into the rear of the van, police said.

Vaishnavi was studying at the Rajamundry Institute of Engineering and Technology (RIET) at Pidumgoyya.

As she was waiting for a bus to go home, another student offered to drop her on his motorcycle.

The motorcycle rammed into the rear of a van near Diwanchercu village as the van driver suddenly applied brakes, police said.

Bommuru police have registered a case.

First Published: Dec 09, 2017 19:10 IST