Mansehra (June 20, 2018): At least 10 of a family were killed and four others injured after a jeep plunged into a ravine in Mansehra’s tehsil Balakot on Wednesday.
The ill-fated vehicle met with the accident near Bela Sacha after the driver lost control of the jeep while negotiating a curve, according to local police.
The family was travelling back home after attending an engagement ceremony in Sharan.
The vehicle’s driver is among the four critically injured persons who were shifted to a hospital in Balakot.
The deceased include eight women and two children.Earlier, at least six dead while five sustained critical injuries when a vehicle fell into river on Bahrain road near Chim-Garihi.
However, Rescue 1122 rushed to the spot and initiated rescue operations. With the help of locals, five carcasses were recovered and one could not be found yet.
Sources added that the injured had been shifted to Madeen hospital while the dead belonged to Bunir.