Four dead, 21 injured as bus overturns in Okara

 Four dead, 21 injured as bus overturns in Okara

At least four people were dead and 21 others were injured

ISLAMABAD(OKARA), 20 July: At least four people were dead and 21 others were injured when a speeding bus turned turtle in Okara.

According to the rescue sources, a speeding bus overturned after one of its tyre was burst and fell on a motorcycle near Al-Jehad Check Post the National Highway, Okara, killing the motorcyclist and three passengers of the bus on the spot and injuring 21 persons.

Rescue teams reached the spot and shifted the dead and injured to the hospital. Rescue sources said that some of the injured persons were in critical condition.

Earlier on Monday, a passenger bus, going to Sialkot from Rajanpur, had collided with a trailer, leaving 34 passengers dead and scores injured.

Read more: At least 27 dead, dozens injured in DG Khan bus, trailer accident

At least 27 people were dead and more than 30 sustained injuries when a passenger coach collided with a trailer in Dera Ghazi (DG) Khan, on Monday. According to Emergency Rescue 1122, the accident occurred near Taunsa By-Pass in DG Khan where a passenger coach, going to Sialkot from Ranjanpur, collided with a trailer, killing twenty-seven persons on the spot and injuring more than 30 others. Rescue teams reached the spot and shifted the dead and injured to the district hospital.

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