Hyderabad: Eight persons died and three were injured in two separate road accidents in Mahabubnagar and Kothagudem districts of Telangana on Monday.
A head constable and his four member family died when the car in which they were travelling collided with a truck at Amangal in Mahbubnagar district, police said.
The deceased included two women.
The family was on its way home to Warangal from Srisailam when the mishap took place.
The injured car driver has been hospitalised.
In another accident a three member, including two women died and two were injured when their car was hit by a tipper lorry at Chunchupally in Bhadradri Kothagudem district, police said.