VIJAYAWADA: In a horrific incident, three persons died on the spot after a 12-tyre truck rammed into a parked mini-truck near Sivapuram village of Vinukonda mandal in Guntur district on Thursday.
According to Vinukonda police, the incident happened during the wee hours when the mini-truck broke down and was parked on the roadside to get repaired. The mini-truck driver, cleaner and another passenger died in the incident.
After getting information, cops reached the spot and are gathering details of the deceased.
Meanwhile, the truck driver surrendered himself at Vinukonda police station. Preliminary inquiry revealed that the incident happened due to poor visibility on the road due to fog and also driver being drowsy.
A case under section 304A of IPC (causing death due to negligence) was registered at Vinukonda police station. On the other hand, the bodies were shifted to a local government mortuary.