Truck-rickshaw collision leaves three dead in Shikarpur


collision Shikarpur Truck-rickshaw
12 Nov, 2019 11:44 am

SHIKARPUR (92 News) – Road accident of truck and rickshaw claimed at least three lives in Shikarpur on Tuesday.

According to the reports, three people including a girl were reported dead in a collision between a rickshaw and truck at Khanpur Indus Highway, Shikarpur, while two people were also injured.

The driver of the truck fled from the scene. Getting the information, rescue teams reached the spot and shifted bodies to a nearby hospital for autopsy. The police also took the truck in its custody.

Three killed, 25 injured in Khanewal road accident

At least three passengers were killed while 25 others injured in a collision between a passenger bus and a trailer at Makhdoompur Interchange in Khanewal.

According to the reports, the bus was heading towards Multan from Chakwal, when it collided with a standing trailer.

Meanwhile, the rescue teams from all over the district reached at the spot and shifted the bodies and the injured to the hospital. They pulled out bodies and injured persons after cutting the bus body.

A day earlier, as many as 11 people were killed and five injured when a coaster hit a rickshaw in Saeedabad, Bhit Shah.

The rickshaw riders were labourers and going on work. The injured and bodies have been shifted to hospital. The reason behind the accident is said to be over-speeding.




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