Further details are awaited
At least 20 people have been killed and several injured as a truck ran into a crowd outside Yerpedu police station in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh in India on Friday afternoon.
The victims were waiting outside the police station at Yerpedu to submit various applications when the driver of a passing truck lost control and ran over them, a police officer from Chittoor said, reports Hindustan Times.
Deputy Chief Minister N China Rajappa expressed shock over the incident.
He spoke to the Tirupati superintendent of police and directed that the injured be extended necessary medical treatment, an official said.