Hyderabad: Road accidents in different parts of the city claimed four lives. B Yellaiah (45), a gardener and resident of Khairatabad, who hails from Yadadri district, died after a tipper lorry hit the bike he was travelling early on Sunday at Uppal.
Yellaiah was going along with his son B Mastagiri, on a motorcycle towards Janagam when the accident took place. “Mastagiri was driving the motorcycle while Yellaiah was riding pillion. When they reached the Nalla Charuvukatta, Uppal, a tipper lorry came from behind and hit the bike. Yellaiah fell on the road from the motorcycle and sustained serious injuries. He died on the spot,” said Uppal police. A case was registered by the police against the driver of the lorry.
In the other accident at Kushaiguda, a GHMC sweeper died. G Pushpa (50), a GHMC sweeper from Bank Colony was sweeping the road when a Tata Ace autorickshaw hit her.
“The woman fell on the road after being hit by the autorickshaw and sustained serious injuries. She was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors pronounced her dead,” said the Kushaiguda police. A case was registered.
At Miyapur, a private employee died in a hit and run case. The victim Enjolu Narsimha (48), of Chandanagar was walking to his house from a hospital where he worked when an unknown vehicle hit him on Saturday around 9 pm. The driver escaped from the scene.
The Miyapur police registered a case and are checking the footage recorded by the closed circuit cameras to identify the vehicle. The body of the victim was shifted to Gandhi Hospital where a postmortem was conducted on Sunday. The body was later handed over to the family members.
Another person was killed in a collision between two motorcycles at Alwal on Sunday evening. C Sheshu, 32, of Bolaram was going on a motorcycle when another biker Koteshwar Rao rammed into him, police said. The incident happened near the Select Talkies in Alwal.
“Sheshu fell on the road from the bike and sustained severe injuries. He died on the spot,” said P Yadagiri, SHO (Alwal). The police shifted the body of Sheshu to Gandhi Hospital mortuary. A case was registered by the police.