FATEHPUR: About six were killed and seven others injured after a passenger-loaded bus bumped into a truck near Fatehpur on Monday, rescue sources reported.
Among the injured are mostly women and children. All the victims however, were rushed to the Shaikh Zayed Medical Hospital in Rahim Yar Khan.
According to rescue sources, the accident took place on the National Highway.
Last month, 10 of a family were killed and four others injured after a jeep plunged into a ravine in Mansehra’s tehsil Balakot. The ill-fated vehicle met with the accident near Bela Sacha after the driver lost control of the jeep while negotiating a curve, according to local police.
The family was travelling back home after attending an engagement ceremony in Sharan.
Earlier this year, on January 15, four people, including three women and a child, were killed after a car fell into a ditch in Upper Dir, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. According to the police, the accident occurred due to speeding.