Hyderabad, May 30: In a tragic incident, a truck rammed into a parked minivan in the Palnadu district of Andhra Pradesh today killing at least six persons and injuring ten others.
Sources said the mishap took place in Rentachintala village of Palnadu district when a truck rammed into the minivan, which was coming from Srisailam with as many as 39 passengers on board, while it was parked at the roadside.
The collision was so severe that the minivan turned turtle. As a result of which, six persons died on the spot and ten others sustained grave injuries.
On being alerted, police rushed to the spot and launched a rescue operation. The injured persons were shifted to Gurjala Government Hospital in Narsaraopet.
A case has been registered and an investigation into the matter is underway.