At least 18 passengers were killed when a passenger coach traveling from Wadh to Dadu met with an accident at Khori in Khuzdar district of Balochistan.
According to Levies sources, the passenger coach was on its way to Dadu from Wadh when it met with an accident at Khori in Khuzdar district of Balochistan. Fifteen people on board the bus died on the spot while 30 others were injured.
As soon as the accident was reported, rescue and levies personnel rushed to the spot and started rescue operations.
The injured and bodies were shifted to Khuzdar Teaching Hospital where 3 more died and the death toll rose to 18.
Sources said that the passenger coach lost control due to high speed and overturned without maintaining balance. The condition of some people injured in the accident is said to be critical which may lead to further increase in casualties.