SHUJABAD: Hazara Express on Thursday narrowly escaped accident in Shujabad when the train driver put on emergency breaks after watching a truck on train tracks.
According to media reports, a speedy truck broke the railway gate and stuck on the lines. The driver of incoming express put on emergency breaks after watching truck and saved many lives.
There were almost 35 labourers on the truck at that time, the reports stated.
Following the incident, the security and railway officials reached the site and cordoned off the area as clearance operation was underway.