Passenger bus falls into ravine in Mansehra, kills 5

MANSEHRA: As many as 5 people killed and several others sustained severe injuries when a loaded passenger bus fell into a ravine here on Saturday, Aaj News reported.

According to the reports, a speeding passenger bus lost control and ended up in a ravine near Gandhian area of Mansehra district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).

After the accident, locals shifted the dead bodies to Shah Abdullah Tadreese Hospital and the injured were taken to hospitals in Mansehra and Abbottabad.

There were about 30 passengers in the ill-fated bus. Two of the dead passengers have been identified as army soldiers.

The bus was scheduled to reach Skardu from Rawalpindi.