Bus mishap: 56 killed after passenger bus collides with truck in Pakistan’s Sindh province

November 11, 2014 7:55 AM

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Bus mishap: 56 killed after passenger bus collides with truck in Pakistan’s Sindh province

At least 56 people, including 21 women and 18 children, were killed and several others injured today when a passenger bus collided with a truck in Pakistan’s southern Sindh province. The bus was headed to Karachi from Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in the north-west when it collided with the truck near Theri bypass in Sukkur district of Sindh.

At least 56 people were killed in the accident, Afzal Somoro, a police official, told PTI. The rescue team shifted the victims to hospitals of Sukkur and Khairpur districts where emergency was declared. A doctor from Khairpur hospital said that 21 women and 18 children were among the dead. Fifteen i...

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