Hyderabad: A youngster from Hyderabad, Syed Waseem Ali (27) was killed in a road accident in Bayview district of San Francisco on Sunday. According to reports, Waseem Ali, a resident of Dabeerpura was travelling in a car when it collided with another car between Third Street and Paul Avenue intersection in San Francisco.
Waseem died on the spot while another woman, who sustained injuries in the accident, died at a local hospital. One more person escaped with injuries. Waseem lived at Walnut Ave, Fremont in California.
The family members of the deceased in Hyderabad requested Minister of External Affairs, S Jaishankar to help them resolve logistic issues so that the body can be flown back to India at the earliest for completion of last rites.
The family members also urged the Minister of External Affairs to take up the issue with local US authorities for a thorough investigation into the accident. While the family members of Waseem refused to interact over the incident, it is learnt that they have approached the NRI cell at the Telangana Secretariat and sought help from the State government.