At least 11 people burn to death in road accident on Indus Highway near Karak


BANNU – At least 11 people burn to death and six others got critically injured in a collision between two vehicles on Indus Highway near Karak on Wednesday, Radio Pakistan reported.

According to the rescue sources, the accident happened near Spin Ali Banda area on Indus Highway of the Karak District when a Peshawar to Derah bound passenger coach collided with a pickup van.

The CNG cylinder exploded after the collision, resulting in the immediate death of those in the van.

According to Karak Police, the injured have been shifted to District Headquarters Hospital Karak.