Lorry turn turtle in Gundepalli kills 18

accidentNH 214 in East Godavari in Andhra Pradesh witnessed a accident in the early hours killing 18 and injuring 17 when a fly ash carrying lorry turned turtle .

The accident took place near Gundepalli in Godavari district, around 400 km . The truck carrying labourers from Vijayawada to Visakhapatnam with fly ash overturned and the people were buried under flyash .

17 people were rescued and shifted to local hospital , the driver of the lorry lost control as he was sleepy .

YSRCP leader alleged that due to negligence of Highway patrolling the accident took place and demanded 10 lakhs ex-gratia for the victims families.