15 killed, 20 injured in accident

ISLAMABAD: At least 15 people were killed and over 20 injured when two passenger vans ran over commuters gathered at a bus stop in Dera Ghazi Khan District on Thursday evening.  Media reports say that speeding vans coming from opposite direction lost control while crossing each other and hit the commuters at Totak bus stop, killing six people on the spot and injuring over 30 others. Rescuers shifted bodies and the injured to a nearby hospital where nine more people succumbed to their injuries.  After the accident, angry protesters set the vans on fire while the police arrested both drivers. xinhua

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