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Seven killed, 25 injured as coach turns turtle near Nowshehro Feroz

Latest Update: June 11, 2015 | 142 Views

NOWSHEHRO FEROZ: Atleast seven people including women and children got killed whereas 25 got injured as a speeding passenger coach, going to Ahmadpur Sharqia from Sehwan, turned turtle near Nowshehro Feroz bypass on early Thursday morning,

According to details, the bus was carrying visitors who were coming from the urs of Hazrat Lal Shehbaz Qalandar.

Witnesses state that the accident occurred due to the negligence of the driver as he became drowsy while driving.

However, the accident also claimed the life of the bus driver.

The rescue teams reached the spot and shifted the dead and injured to Civil Hospital Nowshehro Feroz.

On the other hand, at least three people got killed and 25 sustained injuries when a passenger bus collided with a truck near Indus sugar mills.

The accident happened due to high speed claiming the lives of the truck driver and two other people.

The injured were shifted to District Headquarter (DHQ) hospital whereas severely wounded have been taken to Nishtar hospital Multan by the rescue officials for medical assistance.


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