KARACHI: At least three people were killed and one sustained severe injuries when an oil tanker overturned and collided with a series of cars near DHA City on Karachi’s Super Highway on Wednesday, Aaj News reported.
According to the reports, the speedy oil tanker was going to Hyderabad from Karachi when it got overturned, set the cars on fire, killed three people on the spot while one got injured. Later, the oil tanker also caught fire.
Motorway police officials claimed that the dead included a man, a woman and a child. Bodies of all three are charred beyond recognition.
The fire resulted in severe traffic jam on the highway reportedly, forcing the Motorway police to walk to the site of the incident. The police said a better assessment of the situation would only be possible once they reach the site.