Published On: Thu, Feb 18th, 2016
Published in Category: Lahore

Three die in Lahore road mishap

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Lahore: At least three people were killed as a truck carrying salt overturned at Lahore’s Band Road due to tyre burst here on Wednesday, officials say.

According to local police, the mishap took place when a truck carrying salt turned turtle after losing control due to tyre burst at Band Road, entrapping as many as three people under the pile of salt. The incident has also claimed lives of two women and one child.

On getting the information of the incident, police officials arrived at the scene and launched rescue activity.

The injured were shifted to the nearby hospital.