11 killed, 20 injured as coach plunges into ravine near DIK

ISLAMABAD: Eleven persons including a woman and a child were killed and Twenty others injured when a Coach plunged in to deep ravine near Bahran area of Dera Ismail Khan on Wednesday.

The police said the passenger coach was heading towards Bahran when it plunged into ravine following failure of brakes, private news channel reported.

As result 11 people were killed on the spot while 20 other have been seriously injured.

The police and rescue team reached the spot and shifted the deceased and injured to hospital for medico-legal formalities where many injured were in critical condition.

The identification of deceased and injured could not be ascertained immediately. The police have registered a case and started investigation.