IBM Hyderabad Software Engineer Chippagiri Chanakya Reddy aged 24 met with an accident yesterday at near Hitech City flyover. While he was rushing to the office in the afternoon on 13th September 2016, when he reached the Butta Convention Centre which is before Hitech city flyover, his scooter skid as he was trying to avoid a pothole. He fell and a speeding taxi (AP09 TB 2793), ran over him.
Chanakya Reddy is alone on the vehicle and rushed to the near by Maxcure hospital. Chanakya was wearing a helmet, he did not suffer any head injuries, but died due to internal injuries.
Sources said that the other parts of the road was fine, but a single pothole in the middle of the road led to the incident.
He had internal bleeding and couldn’t survive though doctors tried hard to save him.
Chippagiri Chanakya Reddy belongs to Kurnool district, Andhra Pradesh. In the year 2015 he joined in IBM India Private Limited, Rayadurgam Village, Orion Campus.
Madhapur Police has taken the Cab driver into custody and investigating the case. Parents has been informed about this incident.