Staff Reporter

ANANTAPUR: Four persons were killed and two others injured when an autorickshaw and an RTC bus collided at Peedapeta village near Yadiki in the district on Friday. The injured were rushed to the Government hospital at Tadipatri.

According to the police, the auto was going towards Yadiki and the bus was coming in the opposite direction. Three passengers travelling in the auto were killed on the spot in the collision. They were identified as Suguna (45), working as a teacher in Yadiki Zilla Parishad High School, Nagarjuna (35) and another unidentified person.

Of the three injured admitted to the hospital, the condition of two was stated to be critical.