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35 killed in road accident in Pakistan

By: Press Trust of India | Karachi | Posted: March 22, 2014 12:00 pm | Updated: March 22, 2014 12:03 pm

At least 35 people were killed and several others injured on Saturday when a petrol tanker collided with two buses in southwest Pakistan’s Balochistan province.

The accident occurred when two speeding buses collided with a truck carrying petrol coming from the opposite direction on RCD Highway in Hub.

According to eye witnesses, after the collision the vehicles caught fire which resulted in the deaths and injuries of many people.

The victims were rushed to nearby hospitals with reports saying that many bodies were burnt beyond recognition.

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