Two people, including a woman, trampled the speeding trucks in two different accidents that took place in Chhani Himmat and Roop Nagar in the city. The dead have been identified as 40-year-old woman Kulasuma resident Budgam and 70-year-old Chandra Shekhar resident Roop Nagar.
The first accident occurred in Chhanni Himmat when the woman Kulasuma was walking on the roadside. She was hit by a truck passing by. The woman was rushed to GMC Hospital for treatment, but she had died.
The second incident occurred in Rupnagar when 70-year-old Chandra Shekhar was on a motorcycle. He was also hit by a high-speed truck there. The seriously injured person was rushed to GMC for treatment. The doctors declared him dead. Police took both the bodies and handed them over to the relatives after the post-mortem. Investigation has been started in both the accidents by registering a case.