Raj, was driving a red color Skoda car heading towards Gachibowli from Airport when the vehicle crashed into a parked lorry near Kothwalguda around 11 p.m. The impact of the collision mangled the car and killed the actor on the spot. The body had to be extricated from the vehicle and sent to Osmania General Hospital for an autopsy. Bharath’s body was taken straight from the mortuary to the crematorium. The only family member present during the last rites was Ravi Teja’s younger brother Raghu.