JHANG: At least 13 people were killed and 15 others injured in a head-on collision between a passenger bus and a truck at Nasirabad area, on Khushab Road today.
According to police sources, the road crash took place between a bus en-route to Jhang from Khushab and a truck heading towards Khushab from Lahore leaving 13 persons dead and 15 others injured.
Police said that rash driving by the bus driver, during a sandstorm caused deadly accident.
The intensity of the collision between the two vehicles can be assessed from the fact that the front of the bus is thoroughly wrecked, in the deadly accident.
The wounded persons were rushed to DHQ Hospital and other hospitals for medical treatment. The condition of several injured, including women and children, was said to be critical.