Today in New Delhi, India
Nov 19, 2018-Monday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Nine killed in road mishap in Hyderabad

Nine persons, including four women and two children, were killed on Friday after a vehicle in which they were travelling collided head-on with a lorry in the neighbouring Medak district, police said.

india Updated: Apr 10, 2009 17:43 IST
PTI

Nine persons, including four women and two children, were killed on Friday after a vehicle in which they were travelling collided head-on with a lorry in the neighbouring Medak district, police said.

Five persons including the auto-driver were killed on the spot while four others died on way to hospital, they said.

"Both the vehicles were driven at high speed," a police officer said.

The victims belong to nearby villages of Toopran mandal. The lorry driver fled the scene soon after the incident and further investigations were on, he said.

First Published: Apr 10, 2009 17:41 IST