Two people were killed and eight others injured when the van they were traveling in was struck by a truck on the Chennai-Kolkata national highway here on Sunday.
Police said people belonging to a marriage were returning to Tenali in neighboring Guntur district from Tirupati when the accident happened near Sanghamitra Ramesh hospital here. Poor visibility due to foggy weather conditions caused the accident.
The injured, some in serious condition, were taken to the government general hospital, police said.
The deceased has been identified as Kasi Annapurnamamba (55) and Ch.Satyanarayanamurthy (61).