Four killed, three injured as tractor-trolley turns turtle in Telangana
Four people including a woman died and three others were injured after the tractor-trolley they were traveling on a turned turtle in Khammam district, police said on Sunday.
''It was raining heavily in the area when the incident happened. When the tractor driver tried to apply brake it seems the tractor-trolley got skid and he lost control over the steering as the vehicle tilted to its left and turned turtle in a roadside paddy field,'' a senior police official told PTI over the phone.
Four people including a woman died in the mishap while three others, who suffered minor injuries were shifted to a nearby hospital, the official said adding the Devi idol was in another tractor while the group of devotees were following it and the incident happened before immersion of the idol.
A case was registered.
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