Hoshiarpur: A speedy Ambulance (without patient) going from Jalandhar to Hoshiarpur crushed 3 bikes coming from opposite side at village Mandiala. The ambulance hit the bikes while overtaking another vehicle.
The ambulance driver and 2 bike riders were killed in the mishap. 4 bike riders were critically injured. The injured were rushed to the hospitals for medical care.
Notably, 6 youths of Faridkot district belonging to village Chhannian were returning to Faridkot from holy Shrine of Mata Chintpurni in Himachal Pradesh. 2 of them died while 4 others were injured.
SHO Bullowal Bikramjit Singh reached the spot along with the police party and began the investigation. The deceased were not identified yet.
The dead bodies were kept at Civil Hospital Hoshiarpur for postmortem.