KARACHI: The number of deaths in New Karachi traffic accident on Saturday jumped to seven after another person succumbed to his burn injuries.
The accident had occurred when a pickup van in which they were travelling caught fire after a collision with a rickshaw at North Karachi on Friday night.
Four injured of the incident are under treatment at the Civil Hospital and the National Institute of Child Health (NICH).
According to family sources, all people were coming to home after attending a wedding ceremony.
Police and the rescue teams had reached the scene immediately after being notified about the incident and managed to control the fire.