Chitral, Oct 16: Eight people were killed and nine were injured after a passenger bus fell into a ditch.
The passenger coach was travelling from Peshawar to Bannu when suddenly a speeding car coming from the opposite direction hit the bus.
Police and rescue teams reached at spot and according to police the deceased have been identified as Fazal Ali from Booni Teklasht, Farman Ali Khan from Sonoghar, Umar and Rehmat Hussain from Yarkhun Phashk, Sarfaraz Lal from Dewan Dole Yarkhun, Sohail Mirza from Charun, Ali Muhammad from Zazdi and Muhammad Younus from Seen Lasht.
The injured passengers been shifted to DHQ Hospital Chitral. Police identified injured passengers as Sibghatullah, Adnan, Mir Hakim Khan, Tak Muhammad, Muhammad Ibrahim, Jan Muhammad, Sajadurehman, Nigahat, Junaid Rehman and Mashood Anwar.
The condition of four injured out nine is reported to be very serious.
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