Truck crash kills 10

March 16th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by admin  

Islamabad, March 16 (DPA) Ten people were killed and four missing after a passenger truck fell into a deep ravine early Sunday in Pakistan’s North-West Frontier Province, media reported. The open-back truck, used for public transport in mountainous Abbottabad district, was carrying 14 people including the driver when it fell nearly 1,000 metres into a canyon, Aaj TV reported.

Authorities had retrieved 10 bodies from the site. Roads in the mountainous region are in poor condition.

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