A 27-year-old man was killed on the spot and four others suffered simple injuries when the car in which they were returning from a wedding turned turtle on the Pedda Golconda Outer Ring Road in Shamshabad mandal of Ranga Reddy district on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Mallesh Yadav of Amberpet.
Shamshabad SI S Suresh said that five members were returning to Hyderabad in the ill-fated car from Ongole in Andhra Pradesh. He said that all the five were photographers by profession, and had gone to Ongole on July 4 and were returning to Hyderabad in the early hours of Saturday.
The car was being driven at a high speed, and when it was on the Pedda Amberpet ORR heading towards Gachibowli, the driver tried to apply the brakes but lost control and hit the road divider leading to the car turning turtle.
The four persons who survived escaped with simple injuries and were admitted to a hospital. The body of Yadav was sent to the Osmania General Hospital for a post-mortem. The Shadnagar police have registered a case under 304(A) - death due to negligence.