An engeering student and auto driver died in a tragix road accident at Chintagunta of Macherla mandal on wednesday.He was a student of engineering from Newton Institute of Technology.
Mahesh Goud (21) of Dhone in Kurnool district came to Macherla to pursue higher studies. Since he belongs to a poor family, he used to operate an auto during night time and pursue studies during the day.
On Tuesday night, he dropped passengers at Nagarjuna Sagar, who boarded the auto at Macherla. While returning from Nagarjuna Sagar, the auto he was driving overturned at Chintagunta village. Mahesh received severe head and body injuries and the police rushed him to Macherla area hospital for treatment. As his condition turned critical, the police tried to shift him to Guntur GGH, but he died on the way.Many accidents were taken place on this road to Nagarjuna sagar.