Three of a family die in road accident in Layyah

By: News Desk      Published: 10:15 PM, 16 Nov, 2020
Three of a family die in road accident in Layyah
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Three people of a family, including a two years old infant boy, died in an accident involving a truck, a motorcycle and a car near the Dhori Adda in Layyah on Monday evening. 

Four other people were injured in the accident. Those killed in the incident were identified as Muhammad Ramzan, Majid and Abid. They were residents of the Chowk Sarwar Shaheed area. Bodies of the dead and the injured people were taken to the Tehsil Headquarters Hospital in Chowk Azam.

The truck driver fled the scene after the accident. Police reached the scene and started an investigation into the incident. It’s said the accident took place when one of the drivers involved in the accident tried to save his vehicle from a deep ditch on the road.