Mon, Aug 24, 2015, 07:31 AM
A granite lorry rammed into Bengaluru-Nanded Express at Madakasira railway gate in Penukonda in Anantapur district in the early hours of Monday. Six were killed including Devadurga MLA Venkatesh Naik and lorry driver in the accident and several others received injuries. Due to the impact of collision, three bogies of the train were derailed. It is learnt that lorry lost control and rammed into the H1 AC compartment. A passenger said that one ambulance has arrived at accident spot after an hour after he made a call to 108. Several trains were halted/diverted due to the accident.