Visakhapatnam dist: One died as car washed away in floodwater
An elderly woman died and two others were rescued in the early hours of Tuesday when a car in which they were travelling washed away in floodwater at Donga Gedda near Gannavaram Metta in Visakhapatnam district. A family of three set out from Narsipatnam Town for Tirumala visit.
Floodwater inundated the Narsipatnam-Tuni highway because of heavy rains in catchment areas. But they tried to cross the road unable to assess the water flow. On receiving information, local youth and fire personnel have arrived on the spot and rescued a couple.