SARGODHA - At least eight people were killed and 23 others injured in separate road accidents here in Chakwal and Sargodha on Sunday.
According to police, a mini truck collided with a trailer truck when its tyre burst in Salt Rang Kalar Kahar killing five on the spot while injuring three people.
Volunteers of Rescue 1122 shifted the dead bodies and the injured to district headquarter hospital Chakwal.
In another incident, at least three people died while more than 20 injured in a road accident near Sargodha on Sunday.
According to rescue sources, a Lahore bound speedy bus collided with a wagon leaving three passengers dead and more than 20 injured.
Sixteen injured passengers were taken to DHQ Hospital Sargodha where doctors said that three of them were in a critical condition.