At least 7 including women and children killed 22 other injured after a lorry falls into a 50 ft deep gorge at Pedhavanka under Kuppam division of Chittoor dist in AP. CM Chandrababu Naidu inquired about the incident instructed Immediate rescue and relief.
The victims were travelling on the lorry were from the neighbouring Krishnagiri district in Tamil Nadu.
They are natives of Kalnathampatti in Natrampalli in Vellore district. The accident spot is about 3 km from Thammampatti in Vellore. The lorry was carrying mangoes.Naidu called the Collector from Delhi and inquired about the accident.