Road accidents kill eight in Dadu, Karak
DADU/ KARAK: At least eight people were killed in separate road accidents in Dadu and Karachi on Sunday.
Four people were killed and 11 others critically injured when a passenger coach collided with a car on Indus Highway near Dadu on Sunday morning.
The passenger coach was heading to Karachi from Larkana.
The dead bodies and injured were shifted to Civil Hospital Dadu, while three seriously injured were rushed to Nawabshah hospital.
Meanwhile, four people were killed and three others injured when four loaded containers collided on Indus Highway in Karak in the morning.
The injured were shifted to district headquarters hospital Karak.
On March 30, as many as eight people including seven students of a local school were crushed to death when a speeding bus ran over their rickshaw here.
The horrific accident took place at Jhang-Bhakkar Road when seven schoolgirls were heading home after appearing in their 9th-grade exam.
The driver of the unfortunate vehicle and six students died on the spot whereas another girl was shifted to a hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.
Rescue 1122 officials had removed the dead bodies from under the bus and transported them to their homes.