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Pakistan: 14 killed, several injured in road accident

The vehicle met the accident when the driver lost control while negotiating a sharp turn in the mountainous terrain.

world Updated: Apr 30, 2017 21:21 IST
A vehicle skidded off the road killing over a dozen people in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa on April 29.
A vehicle skidded off the road killing over a dozen people in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa on April 29.(HT Photo/ Representative image)

At least 14 people were killed and several others injured when the vehicle they were travelling in skidded off the road and fell in a deep ravine in northwest Pakistan.

The accident occurred near Lawari Top in upper Dir district of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa on Saturday, officials said.

The vehicle met the accident when the driver lost control while negotiating a sharp turn in the mountainous terrain near Lawari top connecting Dir district with Chitral district, they said.

The condition of the injured is stated to be critical, officials added.