Tag Archives: Collision

Three teen motorcyclists killed in collision with bus

Three teen motorcyclists killed in collision with bus

KARACHI – Three teenage boys were killed when a passenger bus hit their motorcycle near Akbar Road in Saddar on Sunday afternoon. Fourteen-year-old Adeel Waseem and Sami Javed and Taimur Ghulam Nabi, both 13 years old – were on their way to see their friend in Saddar when their motorcycle was hit by a speeding passenger bus, killing two of the boys on the spot.
The deceased and the injured were taken to the Civil Hospital Karachi where the third boy succumbed to his injuries due

Indian navy investigates warship collision

MUMBAI – Indian defence officials began a probe on Monday into a collision between a warship and a merchant vessel near Mumbai, in the latest incident in the busy waters outside the city, an officer said. The INS Vindhyagiri suffered damage and a fire broke out near the engine room as she returned to the city’s naval dockyard on Sunday with the families of navy personnel on board.
“The cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained. That will only happen subsequent to the naval

Bus-oil tanker collision kills 33 in Jamshoro

KARACHI – At least 33 people, including women and children, were killed and 15 injured when a Sukkur-bound passenger bus rammed into an oil tanker in the wee hours of Sunday in Nooriabad located 94km from Karachi, rescue sources told Pakistan Today.
The tanker was moving when the bus crashed into it due to the negligence of the bus driver and, resultantly, both the vehicles caught fire and were completely gutted.
Some passengers managed to climb out of the bus after breaking

Woman killed in motorcycle rickshaw collision

LAHORE – An unidentified 35-year-old woman was killed and three others critically injured when two motorcycle rickshaws collided with each other due to speeding in the Yakki Gate Police Station precincts. According to police, two motorcycle-rickshaws started racing with each other near the Sherawala Gate and collided with each other due to speeding. As a result, a woman died on the spot while other passengers were injured and provided first-aid by the Rescue 1122. The woman’s body was