12 dead, 928 injured in 880 accidents


At least 12 people were killed and 928 injured in 880 accidents in Punjab during the last 24 hours.

According to Rescue 1122, 372 drivers, 47 underage drivers, 128 pedestrians, and 440 passengers

were among the victims of the accidents.

The statistics showed that 218 accidents were re-ported in Lahore which affected 229 people,

placing the provincial capital, at top of the list fol-lowed by 91 in Faisalabad with 95 victims and

at third Multan with 63 accidents and 66 victims.

According to data, 730 motorcycles, 120 rickshaws, 91 cars, 32 vans, 15 passenger buses, 30 trucks and 92 other vehicles besides slow-moving carts were involved in the accidents.

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