By our correspondent
A truck loaded with goods fell in the Attabad Lake near the boat basin in Gulmit due to brake failure, our correspondent said. The accident occurred at 11:30 AM Saturday.
The truck belonged to a local of Shishkat, Imam Yar Baig. At the time of the accident, only the driver was inside the truck and fortunately he was taken out of the lake safely. The driver, Ejaz, is said to be in good condition.
Volunteers helped to take out the drowned goods from the lake. The goods have been temporarily stored at a wooden cabin near the boat basin.