Vizag: Three persons were killed in a road accident, when a speeding car rammed into a road side tree. The incident took place in the wee hours of Sunday in Vishalakshi Nagar in the city. Another person is in a critical condition.
Four friends Shashank Anuvaj, Vamsi Bhogaraju, Krishna Behram and Jaya Kiran who belong to Madhavadhara, Nayuduthota, Dasapa hills were travelling in the car, while the incident took place. The car was totally smashed and blocked the four members from getting of it. Police reached the spot and tried to rescue the injured but two of them were already dead. They took them out of the car with the help of the gas cutters. Shashank and Vamsi died on the spot.
One of the remaining two friends was expired while taking to hospital. "All the passengers were drunk and also the driver was driving the car at a high speed resulting in the accident," police said.