NALGONDA: A 35-year-old person was killed and another injured when a lorry hit the moped on which they were travelling at Dondapadu village in Mellacheruvu mandal on Wednesday. J. Nageshwar Rao, a native of Bandipalem village of Jaggaiahpet mandal of Krishna district died on the spot, and his friend was critically injured when a cement-laden lorry collided head on with their moped on the outskirts of Dondapadu. The police detained the lorry driver. – Staff Reporter

The police shifted the injured pillion rider to the government area hospital in Kodad. The lorry driver was detained by the police.