HYDERABAD: A 6-year-old boy and his grandparents were killed after their car was hit head-on by an SUV in Chittempally Gate in Vikarabad district on Monday morning.
Cops said that the accident happened as the SUV driver lost control and veered to the right. There are no road dividers on the stretch.
The boy’s father, Santosh Reddy, who was at the wheels, was injured and is undergoing treatment in a city hospital. Chengomul police said the accident took place at 7.55 am as the four — Mallikarjun Reddy (60), his wife Raja Lakshmi (56), grandson Devansh Reddy (6) and Santosh Reddy —were returning home to Manikonda in Hyderabad after attending a function at a relative’s house in Vikarabad.
Santosh is a software engineer whereas his father Mallikarjun Reddy was a businessman. The SUV driver, Mohammed Ghouse, and companion escaped with minor injuries. Ghouse is a medical representative. He is in police custody and is yet to be arrested. A case was registered under IPC Section 304 A (negligence causing death).


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