Three students died and three others injured when a trailer hit a passenger bus here on Wednesday.

Police said that an over speeding Faisalabad bound passenger bus coming from Sadiqabad rammed into a trailer in Lodhran.

Three student were killed in the accident while three others sustained wounds. The bodies and injured were shifted to District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital Lodhran.

Driver responsible for the accident managed to escape from the scene.

The enraged protestors set ablaze the bus by sprinkling petrol and held protest by blocking the road.