Telugu film actor Bhupatiraju Bharath Raju, brother of Tollywood actor Ravi Teja, was killed in a road accident when his Skoda crashed into a stationary lorry on the Outer Ring Road (ORR) here last night.
"Bharath died on the spot due to severe head injury". His vehicle crashed into a parked truck at Kotwalguda in Shamshabad near Chennamma hotel.The road mishap happened around 10.10pm when he was driving from Shamshabad to Gachibowli.
The same inspector said, "Due to high speed collision, Bharat died on the spot".
The accident happened near Kothwalguda, Shamshabad Mandal, where his Car (TS09 EC0799) hit a parked lorry from behind. A report in TOI quoted RGI Airport inspector Mahesh.
A case has been registered under section 304-A and further probe is on.
In past, numerous popular people were dead due to overspeed or driving while they're drunk, now, despite the varying possibilities, the real reason behind the accident is not known yet.
Bharat appeared in brief roles in many Telugu movies and also made headlines several times for some controversial issues. His body has been shifted to Osmania Hospital for postmortem. While Bharath's brother Ragu refused to comment, their actor friend Uttej said, "I am not in a condition to talk".