Jul 30

Three killed, 18 injured, as bus overturns in Toba Tek Singh

TOBA TEK SINGH: Three persons were killed and 18 wounded, 9 among them are said to be in critical condition, as a speeding bus tried to save a motorcycle overturned at Kamalia Bypass on Sunday here, Geo News reported.Toba Tek Singh

Police said that the ill-fated bus was on way from Multan to Faisalabad, but approaching Kamalia Bypass it tried to save a motorcycle coming from the opposite direction overturned, which resulted in on the spot death of motorcycle rider and his daughter, while a bus passengers Tahseen Zafar, 10 succumbed to injuries reaching hospital. Besides, 18 persons were wounded of them 9 said to be in critical condition.

Police said that the bus driver fled from the scene after the incident and he was being hunted by specially constituted team for his arrest.