Hyderabad: Two persons died when the car they were traveling in lost control and crashed into a road median at Kothur village in Ranga Reddy district on the city outskirts late on Saturday night.
S Shyam Kumar (24), a resident of Malkajgiri and his friend P Balasubramanyam (25), a resident of Manchirevula village in Rajendranagar, were returning from Shadnagar to Hyderabad in the car driven by Shyam when the accident occurred.
According to the police, when they reached LV Prasad Eye Hospital in Kothur, the car went out of control and crashed into a road median ahead. With the same speed, it jumped onto the opposite side of the road and hit a truck proceeding from Hyderabad towards Shadnagar.
“Due to the impact, both suffered grievous injuries and died on the spot. The other motorists passing by the route noticed them and rushed to their rescue. When they checked, the duo had died,” police said.