Gayathri, popularly known as Dolly D Cruze, the Telugu Actor and YouTube personality, died in a road accident in Hyderabad, on Friday. She was 26.
Gayathri met with the accident when she was returning home after attending a Holi party. The actor was with a friend named Rathod, who was driving the car. Her friend lost control of the vehicle and hit a divider, causing the vehicle to turn over. Both of them succumbed to injuries as a result. While Gayathri was declared dead on the spot, her friend was rushed to the hospital, where he subsequently died, too.
Further, the road accident reportedly also involved a pedestrian, a 38-year-old woman, who passed away on the spot, after getting caught beneath the vehicle. The incident is said to have taken place in the Gachibowli area of Hyderabad.
Gayathri was a popular face on Youtube, owing to her channel Jalsa Rayudu. The channel hosts Telugu web series, skits, and other content.
Hailing from the Narayanpet district in Telangana, the actor has also appeared in the web series Madam Sir Madam Anthe.
Aside from this, Gayathri, who had a good social media following on Instagram with more than 60,000 followers, has also worked as a model for clothing lines and designers, photos of which she shared via her account on the platform.
Telugu actor Surekhavani, who played the role of Gayathri’s character’s mother in the series Madam Sir Madam Anthe, confirmed the actor’s death through her social media page. Mourning the untimely demise of the actor, she wrote, “How could you leave this mom! Had really the best times together… Still I can’t believe this!”
Sharing a photo of her co-star, she further added that it was too early for the actor to leave them and beseeched her to “come back,” adding, “Love you forever!”