At least 20 people were killed and several others injured after a truck rammed into shops in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district today.
The speeding truck hit an electric pole before ramming into roadside shops on Puthalapattu-Naidupeta Road in Yerpadu, about 30 km from the temple town of Tirupati.
Police said the accident occurred near Yerpadu police station when a group of persons who had come to the police station were standing near the shops.
20 killed in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district— ANI (@ANI) April 21, 2017
She said two police officers were among those injured.