Staff Reporter

GUNTUR: Three petty vegetable traders were killed in a ghastly road accident near Narakoduru on Wednesday afternoon.

The incident took place when a loaded tipper returning from Narakoduru quarry hit the trio who were proceeding towards Gundavaram village on a two wheeler.

The impact of the crash was so severe that all the three persons died on the spot and the tipper turned turtle and crashed into the nearby fields.

The three persons were identified as, Chukka Harikrishna (25), Ch. Venkat Rao (35) and D. Adinarayana (34). The trio were returning from Guntur after selling vegetables.

Tsunduru police registered a case and Sub Inspector R. Mohan Rao is investigating in to the incident.