A major accident occurred on Saturday in Nanchang County of Jiangxi State of China. According to Indian time, there was a road accident at 10.30 pm, in which 19 people lost their lives. 20 people were injured in the accident. According to local media reports, the injured have also been immediately admitted to the hospital.
According to Al Jazeera reports, some people were carrying the dead body to the crematorium. Then a truck hit them. The driver of the truck ran over people. Due to this, most of the people involved in the funeral procession were killed or injured. Police reached the spot an hour after the incident.
The news says that the truck driver could not see the people due to the fog. An advisory has also been issued by the traffic police after the accident. In which it has been said that commuters should pay attention to the fog lights and drive slowly and safely. People should avoid changing the road and overtaking. Keep distance from pedestrians and cars.
Road accident due to fog is very common in China. This is due to the absence of strict traffic rules there. Last month, several vehicles met with an accident on a highway in Central China. One person died in this. Earlier in September, a bus going to a quarantine facility in Guizhou state overturned. 27 passengers also died in this.