Truck hits auto, school kid dies in Uppal

Truck hits auto, school kid dies in Uppal

After a series of road mishaps in November, once again Hyderabad roads got inked with blood. On Tuesday morning a speeding truck hit a three-wheeler auto which was carrying school kids. In this accident one kid lost his life by falling under the tires of the truck while seven kids were severely injured.

The eye witnesses say that it was the fault of truck driver who was cruising at maximum speed. Right after the accident, the truck driver got down and escaped from the spot and the police have launched a hunt for him. The accident took place near Little Flower College.

All the kids are studying in Bhashyam School, Habsiguda. The deceased is identified as Avanthi Kumar and among the injured, three kids condition are said to be very serious.