Gujranwala train crash killed 12 people, including Lieutenant Colonel, injured
Gujranwala Pakistan Army contingent from Pano Aqil House 4 train cars carrying overhead bridge collapsed near cnauan fall into the canal. As a result, unit commander Lt. Col. Gideon Amir, including 12 people were killed and several others injured.
Express nyuzky Kharian in Pano Aqil was the freight train passenger cars were also the 4.
Head cnauan the canal near the bridge collapsed, causing many people drowned in the jagryn. Immediately after the accident, rescue teams and local people rushed to the scene. Who began the rescue operation of the canal 8 bodies have been retrieved so far. According to the army spokesman, Kharian by special train troops were engaged in the freight car bogies jamky 4 nhrmyn fall to sixth place. Unit commander Lt. Col. aamrjdun which killed 12 people, including 8 bodies have been removed from the canal. The spokesman said that the initial investigation into the crash was caused by the breakage of the bridge.More passengers who drowned in the river rescue operation to evacuate.
Army personnel arrive on the scene after civilians were removed to expedite relief and river water has stopped. The people trapped in cars to drive cars with the help of heavy machinery is being cut. Sources said the three cars carrying 200 people, including 85 people have been evacuated. Khawaja Saad Rafiq said that the accident affected all passengers have been evacuated.The train terrorism can not be ruled out, however, no issue morass bridge, a half hour before the accident Pakistan Express went through the bridge. Pakistan Railways bhtrandazmyn can tell the engineers what was the condition of the track.
4-member team to probe and also has been made. Grade 20 and 21 which are 4 afysrsaml.
The Prime Minister expressed the train prdkh the government agencies concerned to utilize all resources are directed. Corps Commander Gujranwala, Punjab minister, Khawaja Saad Rafiq and other officials rushed to the scene.