In a ghastly road accident, five people were killed, including four women and five sustained severe injuries in a road accident on 44 number national highway at Kaverammapeta in Jadcherla Mandal of Mahbubnagar district on Saturday. The mishap took place when the auto in which they were travelling hit by the lorry which is coming in opposite direction. The deceased were identified as agriculture labourers. Injured were rushed to the government hospital. Health Minister Laxma Reddy reviewing the arrangements at hospital.