Bride, groom among six die in road crash


SUKKUR: At least six people of a family, a bride and groom among them, were killed in a deadly road accident near Sukkur city of Sindh late Sunday night.


According to our correspondent, the accident took place at Sukkur Bypass where a car carrying wedding party members collided head-on with a passenger coach.

The deadly road crash killed the groom, a child and three others, on the spot while the bride later succumbed to injuries during treatment at civil hospital Sukkur.

Two other family members were also wounded.

Police and rescue officials said the victims were heading to Karachi from Jacobabad city, adding that apparently over-speeding in the night caused the accident.