In a very tragic incident, three women farm labourers were killed in a road accident. The incident took place at Neerukulla crossroad on the National Highway 163 in Atmakuru Mandal in Warangal district on Friday. Police said that the condition of another labourer is said to be critical.
The deceased have been identified as Madishetti Sambalakshmi (65), Palakurti Sarojana (55), and Md Mehboobi (50). All the three belong to Atmakur village and died on the spot due to severe injuries.
According to the police, a total of 19 people including the driver of the auto-rickshaw have been traveling to Rangapuram village of Duggondi Mandal for work.
When the auto reached the Neerukulla crossing, it was hit by a car coming from the opposite direction. Three died on the spot whereas the seven others who have been injured in the accident had been shifted to MGM hospital for treatment. The dead bodies have been shifted to MGM hospital for postmortem.
Seven other passengers, who were injured in the accident, had been shifted to MGM Hospital for treatment. The bodies were also shifted to the same hospital for postmortem.