A Telugu student is reported to have died in a road accident in America. The student, Shailendra, hailing from Prakasham district has been pursuing his MS programme in Texas. The accident took place when Shailendra was travelling in a car with one of his friends, Deepak. Deepak sustained serious injuries and he has been shifted to a nearby hospital. Shailendra's father is a employee in Panchayati Raj department in Ongole.