A 21-year-old pregnant woman was killed on the spot and a man injured when an autorickshaw overturned at Chilakallu in Krishna district near Jaggayyapeta when the driver applied brakes on Sunday.

Power lines got snapped and fell on the road and a lorry came in contact with them. Driver of the autorickshaw coming behind it tried to stop suddenly to avoid getting electrocuted.

One person is being treated in Jaggayyapeta government hospital.

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