Ravi, son of Gopal Das, and Vicky, son of Amarjeet Singh, both residents of Hardyal Nagar, Jaitu, were killed while their third companion Baljinder Singh, also a resident of Tibbi Sahib road, Jaitu, was injured on Monday night when their motorcycle was hit by a tractor trolley near Gurusar village. Baljinder was rushed to GGS medical college and hospital here, where his condition is stated to be out of danger. The three youth, aged between 20 to 25 years old, were returning home from their work when the accident took place.
The bodies of the deceased have been handed over to their families after post mortem. The police have registered a case against the unknown driver of the vehicle at Jaitu police station.
Bus runs into tree
Due to poor visibility on Tuesday morning because of thick fog in the region, a bus on the Jaitu-Bathinda road, about 3 kms from the town, rammed into a road side tree and later on, an Esteem car rammed into the stationary bus. It led to minor injuries to some of the passengers in the bus and the car. The injured were rushed to the local civil hospital at Jaitu. The police reached the spot.