They were about to reach their destination within one hour after participating happily in an engagement function. Meanwhile, the Toophan vehicle driver’s negligence and over speed caused the loss of four valuable lives. Four members were killed and six others were injured in a ghastly road accident at the outskirts of Maddikunta in Sadhasivapet mandal in Sangareddy district on early Friday morning. Ten people belonged to four different families of Mangalhat in Hyderabad, went to Wadi in Karnataka to attend an engagement of their relative in a hired Toophan Vehicle. They were on their way returning home when the Toophan driver hit a lorry from the rear side while overtaking another lorry. The death was instant for four of them and six others were seriously injured. The Police said that over speeding could be the reason for the accident. The injured were taken to Government Hospital, Sangareddy. The deceased were identified as Shivaji (27), Trupthi (16), Varun (10) and Nagendar (5o). The four members of the six injured are in critical condition.