Deadly accident in Islamabad: trailer overturns, killing 4 people


ISLAMABAD: A deadly crash occurred in Islamabad when a trailer overturned, killing four people on Wednesday night.


The accident took place in the federal capital’s Sangjani toll plaza area, when a trailer overturned and crushed five cars underneath it. Relief operations were conducted immediately to pull out the cars which had been trapped underneath the trawler.

The injured were shifted to the hospital, as rescue officials put the death toll due to the accident at 4. The trailer which had overturned and crushed the vehicles underneath it, was loaded with cement.

Pakistan is prone to accidents and crashes in which many people die and several are injured. The medical equipment available with rescue workers are usually basic and not very advanced, which can often cause problems for the injured.