Published by: Gaurav Pandey
Updated Tue, 08 Jun 2021 06:03 PM IST
A total of 17 people, including 16 from the same family, were killed in a tragic accident in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
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Police said that this private van was hired by a family. There were 17 people in it including the driver. The van sank after falling into the river and 17 people were killed in the accident. According to the news, Dasu-Kohistan control room officials said that besides a driver, 16 members of the same family, including women and children, were in the van. The van driver also died in this tragic accident.
According to the police, rescue teams tried to locate the missing passengers but failed due to incessant rains and deepening of the river. Professional divers along with local volunteers have been called for the rescue operation.