Six killed in Khuzdar road mishap

Published on – May 16, 2019 – 1:30 am
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QUETTA: Six passengers have been killed and 20 others injured in head on collision between three passenger coaches in Ornach area of Khuzdar district, late on Tuesday night.


QUETTA: Six passengers have been killed and 20 others injured in head on collision between three passenger coaches in Ornach area of Khuzdar district, late on Tuesday night.

According to Deputy Commissioner Khuzdar Muhammad Ilyas Kabzai, two passengers buses carrying commuters were parked beside National Highway at Naach area due to rain when third speedy passenger coach hit them. The reason of accident was reported to be rain.

As a result, six commuters died on the spot while 13 others including women and children received injuries.
Levies forces on information reached the site and shifted the bodies and the injured to district headquarters hospital and Wadh’s hospital where two of them injured victims are stated to be in serious condition.

Provincial Home Minister Mir Ziaullah Longove along with Adviser for education Haji Muhammad Khan Lheri and Adviser for Quetta Development Authority (QDA) Bushra Rind expressed their deep sorrow over the loss of precious lives in accident of buses near Naach area of Khuzdar in their separate statement issued here.

Home Minister Ziullah Longove directed Deputy Commissioner Khuzdar and health department to facilitate the injured in hospital during treatment.

After the incident, emergency was declared in Khuzdar and Wadh hospitals on direction of Home Minister Ziaullah Langove.