Hyderabad: On Thursday morning, two persons were killed on the Outer Ring Road near Himayat Sagar after a moving container lorry went up in flames.
Sources said the accident occurred when a lorry carrying a load of fish products from Narsapur in Andhra Pradesh to Hyderabad collided with another vehicle.
Due to the impact, the fire broke out and engulfed the driver’s cabin leaving no space for its driver and cleaner to escape. They were burnt to death.
On receiving the information, the fire department officials reached the spot with the fire engine and doused the fire. The Rajendranagar police is investigating.