13 Killed As Bus Fell Into Ravine In Pakistan

13 Killed As Bus Fell Into Ravine In Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, May 19 (NNN-APP) – At least 13 people were killed and several others injured, when a mini bus plunged into a ravine, in Pakistan’s eastern Punjab province, police said, yesterday.

According to the police, the accident happened when the bus tumbled off the road, near the Panj Peer area of Khushab district of the province, adding that, women and children are among the victims.

The bus driver lost control of the vehicle while negotiating a sharp bend, due to over-speeding, said police.

Rescue teams and local volunteers reached the site and retrieved bodies and the injured, and shifted them to a nearby hospital, where at least two of the injured were in critical condition.– NNN-APP


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