GOJRA – At least six people were killed on Sunday when a passenger train collided with a car at an unmanned railway crossing in Gojra.

The accident occurred when a car driver attempted to cross the railway line through an unmanned level crossing near Chak No 93 GB near Gojra.

It is reported that six persons, including a woman and a child, were in the car and drove onto a railway track moments before the train, Shalimar Express smashed into it.

Rescue teams have reached the spot and dead bodies of victims are being shifted to the hospital.

Earlier on January 6 of this year,  as many as 8 people including five school-going children were killed when a train rammed into a motorcycle rickshaw at Lodhran railway crossing.