Road accident leaves six dead in Nowshera

NOWSHERA: Six people including three women and two children were killed and three others injured when a speedy dumper truck hit a rickshaw here early on Friday morning.

Police said the incident took place at Mardan road. As a result, three women and two children of a same family and a rickshaw driver died instantly.

Two children and a woman sustained injuries in the accident and were shifted to Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar.

The driver of the truck managed to escape from the scene.