Anantapur, Apr 12 : Five people were killed on the spot and nine others injured, some of them seriously when a mini bus in which they were travelling collided with a lorry on National Highway-42 at Parakuvandlapally cross of Nallacheruvu Mandal in this district of Andhra Pradesh early on Friday.
The mini bus was proceeding to Kadiri from Kukanti cross when the accident occurred, police said. The injured were shifted to Government Hospital in Kadiri for treatment. The deceased were identified as Nagesh (32), Bharathi (50), Khadhar Bhasha (45), Mababub Bhasha (45) and Jayamma (45). A case has been registered and an investigation is underway, police added. (UNI)