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Ongole, Aug 8 : Five persons, including three women, were killed when the car in which they were travelling rammed into a stationary lorry at Vasavi polytechnic college near Cumbum town in Prakasam district of Andhra Pradesh on Monday.
Police said that the deceased Jalakanti Nagireddy (22), Chilakala Animi Reddy (75), Palle Ananta Ramamma (50), Chilakala Adilakshmi (70) and Bhimireddy Guruvamma (70) were enroute to Tirupati in the car.
The accident occurred when the speeding car rammed into a cement-laden stationary lorry from the rear end killing all the five instantaneously.
The deceased were going to hill shrine Tirumala on a pilgrimage.
Police registered a case and shifted the bodies to the government hospital in Cumbum for post-mortem.