Seven Killed In Head-on Collission Between Two Coaches

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Seven killed in head-on collission between two coaches

SUKKUR, Jan 3 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 03rd Jan, 2017 ) : Seven passengers were killed in a head-on collision between two coaches on the Indus Highway in Kandhkot on Monday night. According to local police, five of the seven deceased were identified as Azizullah, Noor Jehan, Akhtar Muhammad, Fakhar Imam and Bisam Khan.

Rescuers had to dismantle the two damaged coaches to pull the bodies and the injured stuck in the wreckage. Twenty people were said to have sustained injuries. They were shifted to hospitals in Kandhkot, Rahimyar Khan and Karachi.

Local Police said that the accident was a result of negligence of the driver of the Tank-bound coach from Karachi. A case was registered against the accused driver, Hameedullah.