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At least 26 killed after bus collides with truck and catches fire in southwestern Pakistan

22 January 2019

At least 26 people were killed and 14 injured after a bus collided with a truck and caught on fire in southwestern Pakistan late on Monday, local media and rescue officials said. Mohammad Azhar, rescue official from Edhi Rescue said there were 40 people on board the bus, including the driver.

Nine of the injured were moved to Lasbela hospital and five to a hospital in Karachi. The bus, which was travelling from the southern city of Karachi to Panjgur, crashed in Baluchistan province's Lasbela district.