Three hurt in road accident

GUNTUR: Three persons, including a young volunteer who was in the flood relief work, were injured in an accident involving an autorickshaw near Tenali on Tuesday.

The youth, identified as Shahid, was admitted in a critical condition to hospital in Tenali after sustaining serious wounds in the road accident near Pedaravuru in Kollur mandal. Two others were also seriously injured in the incident. Shahid (18) was among a group of persons who came from Turakapalem near Narsaraopet to distribute clothes and other material to the flood-affected at Kishikindapalem in Kollur mandal. The group hired an autorickshaw and were on their way to home.