11 killed as bus overturns on Makran Coastal Highway

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Our Correspondent

Pasni

At least 11 people were killed and 10 others critically injured when a passenger coach overturned on the Makran Coastal Highway in Balochistan on Saturday, hospital officials said.
The coach was travelling from Pasni to Karachi when it overturned after its brakes failed near Buzi Top on the coastal highway. Nine of the passengers were said to have died on the spot while two others succumbed to their injuries during treatment.
Pakistan Coast Guards personnel immediately reached the accident site to rescue the surviving passengers. The dead and the injured were shifted to PNS Darman Jah hospital in Ormara.
Doctors of the Pakistan Navy treated the injured. The dead include three women and two children.

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