Ambala: Gas tanker overturns, traffic disrupted
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Last Updated: Thursday, March 29, 2012, 18:44
Ambala: A gas tanker carrying around 17 tons LPG gas overturned on Thursday, resulting in disruption of vehicular traffic for about four hours.

The incident took place near Jandli Bridge when the tanker, en route to Hoshiarpur in Punjab from Mumbai, detached from the front engine body and overturned, police said.

However, there was no report of any untoward incident. Two fire tenders and a technical team were deployed on the site to deal with any eventuality.

Traffic remain suspended on the highway for four hours and the vehicles were diverted through alternative route.

The traffic was restored after the tanker was put back on the road with the help of five cranes.


First Published: Thursday, March 29, 2012, 18:44

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