A youth died in an accident when the autorickshaw in which he was travelling hit a tractor near Tummuru in Nayudupeta mandal on Wednesday night.

The accident occurred when Senaga Subrahmanyam, 16, along with a few others, all hailing from Nidigallu village in Balayapalli mandal, were going to the Kanupuru Mutyalamma jatara in Chillakuru mandal. Subrahmanyam died on the spot.

Two others who were injured were shifted to a hospital in Nayudupeta. The police registered a case and investigation was on.

— Staff Reporter