Five killed in road mishap

Five persons were killed and eight others were injured after the three-wheeler they were travelling in collided with a goods van in Andhra Pradesh.

Updated: Feb 22, 2012, 15:35 PM IST

Sangareddy: Five persons were killed
on Wednesday and eight others were injured after the three-wheeler they
were travelling in collided head-on with a goods van in Medak
district of Andhra Pradesh.

The incident occurred in the wee hours near Gangwar Cross
Roads when the three-wheeler carrying 13 people was on its way
to Satwar village near Zaheerabad mandal, police said.

The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital.

The deceased have not been identified yet.

A case has been registered and further investigations are on.

PTI