Two B.Pharmacy students were injured, one seriously, after a speeding tipper hit them from behind while they were walking towards a bus stop at Munganuru village in Hayathnagar police station area on Saturday.

A few students sustained minor wounds after they jumped into a roadside pit to save their lives as the tipper came onto them menacingly. A. Meghana and E. Yashaswini, both aged about 18 years and students of Vijaya Pharmacy college at Munganuru were heading to the bus stop around 11.30 a.m. when the accident occurred.

The tipper driver fled after the accident.