22 killed, over 40 injured as bus falls into ravine in Pakistan

Photo taken with a mobile phone shows that people gather at a bus accident site in Attock district, Pakistan's Punjab province, on Nov. 8, 2017. At least 22 people were killed and over 40 others injured when a passenger bus fell into a ravine in Attock district of Pakistan's Punjab province on Wednesday night, police said. (Xinhua)


A bus has careened off a bridge in Pakistan, killing 22 people.

Rescue official Zainul Abideen says another 40 people were wounded in Wednesday’s crash, with some in critical condition.

The passengers were returning from an Islamic religious congregation in Lahore when the bus drove off the bridge into a gorge in the Chakwal district of Punjab province.

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