2 Sanitation Workers Killed, 3 Injured as Car Runs Over Them in Telangana


Last update: 24 Dec 2022, 20:09 IST

Sangareddy (Sangareddi), India

A case was registered and the car driver was arrested while the vehicle was seized.  (PTI)

A case was registered and the car driver was arrested while the vehicle was seized. (PTI)

A 53-year-old woman worker died there, and four women injured in the riots were taken to hospital, where another 55-year-old municipal worker died of his injuries.

Two women sanitation workers were killed and three others were seriously injured when a speeding car ran over them in Telangana’s Medak district on Saturday, police said.

According to a senior police official, the incident took place in the town of Medak at five in the morning, when three sanitation workers of the Medak Municipality were on their way to their office, when the cars ran over the trio and then two female workers at a petrol pump.

A 53-year-old female worker died there, and four women injured in the riots were taken to hospital, where another 55-year-old municipal worker died of his injuries, the police reported.

A seriously injured woman has been taken to Hyderabad, while two other women are undergoing treatment at a hospital in Medak, police said.

A case was registered and the driver was arrested while the vehicle was seized, the police added.

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