One dies as van runs over pedestrians in Hyderabad

 Telangana | Written by : Suryaa Desk Updated: Sat, Apr 08, 2017, 12:11 PM

Hyderabad, April 8: A woman was killed and four were injured when a van ran over morning walkers here on Saturday, police said.

The incident occurred in Moosapet -- a city suburb -- when the speeding van while overtaking other vehicles hit the walkers on footpath. 

The injured were rushed to a private hospital where Jyothi, 45, succumbed to her injuries.

Four others received grievous injuries. Two of them were in critical condition.

The CCTV footage shows the van trying to overtake other vehicles from the left side, hitting a group of walkers.

The driver escaped after the accident.

Police registered a case and were investigating the incident.