Karimnagar: Four persons died and another person received serious injuries in a road accident that took place near Manakondur in the early hours on Friday.
The incident occurred when a speeding car in which victims were traveling towards Karimnagar from Khammam hit a roadside tree near Manakondur police station.
Koppula Balaji Sridhar, Koppula Srinivas Rao, Sridhar and car driver Hinduri Jalander were killed on the spot. Penchala Srinivas Rao received serious injuries and he was admitted to a private hospital in Karimnagar.
While Srinivas is working as executive engineer, Panchayatraj department in Rajanna-Sircilla district, Balaji Sridhar is practising as an advocate in Peddapalli court.
Resident of Jyothinagar of Karimnagar town, the victims went to Kalluru of Khammam district to attend a function and met with an accident while returning to Karimnagar.
Police shifted the bidies to Karimnagar hospital for postmortem.
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