Kadapa: 5 killed as vehicle carrying gelatin sticks explodes and falls on quarry workers
Five labourers were killed as Bolero vehicle carrying gelatin sticks exploded and fell on them while they were busy in their works at a limestone quarry near Mamillapalli village in Kalasapadu mandal in Kadapa district on Saturday. On receiving information, the police reached the spot and began recuse operations to save labourers.
The cops are shifting the injured to the nearby government hospital for treatment. The death toll might go up as still workers are trapped beneath the vehicle with serious injuries. The police are probing as to what led gelatin sticks to explode.