Bus-rickshaw collision claims 5 lives in Sargodha


A collision between passenger bus and rickshaw has claimed five lives on Khushab road here.

A passenger bus hit a rickshaw on Khushab road in Sargodha leaving 5 persons killed and 10 commuters injured.

Police and Rescue teams reached the scene on information. The bodies and injured were shifted to DHQ hospital Sargodha.

According the police the initial investigation revealed that the accident took place due to over-speeding.

The driver of bus lost control over the speedy bus which collided with the rickshaw.

The bus also overturned while saving the rickshaw and all the passengers seated in bus got injured.

Those sitting in rickshaw were killed in the accident.
The 3 injured persons are stated to be in critical condition.