Hyderabad: according to police, six members of the same family were died and five others were injured when a sports utility vehicle in which they collided with a truck on the Hyderabad-Bijapur National Highway near Chevella early on Wednesday.
The deceased were identified as Asif Khan 59years, Nazia Begum 45years, Nazia Bano 36years, Sania 17 years, Arshad 28years, Asra Bano 6years. Five others, including Syed Ali, Begum, Nausheer and Anwar Khan, besides an infant, were injured. they are from Tadband area of Secunderabad.
Syed Ali and Begum are injuried who are in critical condition, have been shifted to a private hospital in Hyderabad and the remaining two are being treated at Chevella Government Hospital.”
all 11 members of the family left early in the morning in a Toyota Innova car for Gurmatkal in Yadgir district of Karnataka. “As they were crossing the village of Kandawada on the outskirts of the town of Chevella, the driver of their SUV turned onto the road and, trying to overtake the other vehicle in front of it,without noticing truck coming from the opposite direction,” he said.
inspector said that the SUV was completely engulfed and six family members were died on the spot. “The bodies of the deceased were shifted to the mortuary of the government hospital Chevella and the matter is being investigated.”
This accident occur traffic halted on the Hyderabad-Bijapur highway for about two kilometers. Police cleaned the vehicle found from the accident and restored traffic an hour later.