Lorry runs amok, crushes shepherd, 40 sheep
Karimnagar, Jan 31 (INN): A lorry ran amok and crushed a shepherd to death, along with about 40 sheep near Singapur in Huzurabad mandal in Karimnagar district on Monday. According to Huzurabad Assistant sub'inspector Papayaiah Nayak, the lorry driver lost control over his vehicle and veered into a herd of sheep, killing one shepherd and leaving another with injuries. The lorry also crushed about 40 sheep to death on the spot and another seven animals were left seriously injured.
The deceased shepherd has been identified as Veera Boina Ravi and injured was said to be one Mondaiah. The condition of the injured shepherd is stated to be out of danger. Police have shifted Ravi's body to hospital for post-mortem. A case has been registered a case.
News Posted: 31 January, 2011