Seven fall prey to road mishap in van-truck collision near Jhirk

THATTA:Seven people were killed and 15 others injured in a van-truck collision near Jhirk in Thatta district.

According to rescue sources, the passenger van was heading towards Thatta from Hyderabad when it collided with a truck near Jhirk town. Two women, four men and a girl were among those who died in the accident. Soon after the incident, the rescue teams reached the site and shifted the injured and bodies to Civil Hospital, Jhirk.

Those who were critically injured were shifted to a Hyderabad hospital after first aid. Chief Secretary Sindh Dr Muhammad Fakhr Alam took notice of the incident and asked for a report from the Commissioner Hyderabad.