In a devastating incident on Friday night in Punjab’s Hoshiarpur district, a car collision with a truck resulted in the loss of four lives and left one person injured. The tragic event unfolded in the Mukerian area of Hoshiarpur, where a speeding car collided with a truck, leading to a fiery aftermath.
Local authorities were quick to respond, with the police reaching the accident site promptly. They successfully evacuated individuals trapped in the car and rushed them to Mukerian Civil Hospital. Unfortunately, despite the medical efforts, four individuals were declared deceased by the attending doctors. The injured person’s condition remains critical.
This heart-wrenching incident is a stark reminder of the dangers on the roads. The local community mourns the loss of lives and prays for the recovery of the injured individual.
It’s important to note that road safety continues to be a critical concern, as accidents like these have been occurring with unfortunate frequency.
The incident in Hoshiarpur echoes a similar tragedy from last year in Punjab’s Sangrur district, where six lives were lost, including two children, in a collision involving a car and two tractor-trolleys on the Sunam-Patiala road near Mardkhera village.
As authorities investigate these accidents, it underscores the need for heightened awareness, adherence to traffic regulations, and efforts to make roads safer for everyone.