A family lost 16 members as truck plunged into river in Swat


SWAT – In a tragic incident of road accident, a truck plunged into the river killing sixteen people and most of them were women and children.

According to the details gathered by preliminary reports and correspondents, the truck plunged into the river near Kalam area of Swat valley early Tuesday morning.

The deceased were later described as five women and ten children along with a man. Moreover, the eight others were injured in the accident and shifted to the Kalam hospital by rescue workers.

Unfortunately, all of the deceased belonged to the same family.

The efforts to salvage the wreckage of the truck from the Swat River could not be made fruitful due to high flow.

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Hissan Khan is currently working as the Editorial Head of Pakistan Tribe's Islamabad Office. Having work as current affairs host, news analyst and C4D expert, Hissan holds a good command over communication and development strategies.

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