MIANWALI: A collision between a passenger bus and a truck in Punjab’s district Mianwali has claimed the lives of two persons and injured three.
The accident took place at Chak Kundian More of MM road where a speeding truck coming from the opposite direction smashed into a passenger bus.
Two people died on the spot and three suffered severe injuries.
However, the truck driver fled the area after the accident took place.
Rescue teams, upon receiving information of the event, reached the spot and shifted both dead and injured to a nearby hospital.
According to eye-witnesses, massive loss of lives could have taken place owing to the accident if more number of passengers were present in the bus.