DERA GHAZI KHAN: In the early hours of Monday morning, a passenger car collided with a trailer in Dera Ghazi Khan, killing at least 27 people and injuring more than 30 others.
The accident occurred near Taunsa By-Pass where a passenger bus, going to Rajanpur from Sialkot, collided with a trailer, killing 27 persons and injuring several others.
The rescue team arrived at the scene and transferred the dead and wounded to the hospital. According to rescuers, the death toll from the accident may increase due to the critical condition of several injured.
Chief Minister of Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar expressed sorrow over loss of precious human lives and directed to provide best medical facilities to the injured of the incident.