A train accident took place in Anantpur district. A lorry laden with steel materials met with an accident at Devarapalli railway gate near Hindupuram in Anantpur district. The truck driver died on the spot. The engine of the Hampi express partially got damaged, where as the lorry has been fully damaged. Due to the accident, train traffic on the Bengaluru-Dharmavaram route came to a halt for nearly two hours.