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Four die in Karak road mishap.

KARAK, Aug. 13 -- Four people died while three others injured in a road mishap here Thursday.

The accident took place at Shaheedan Mor on Indus highway in the jurisdiction of Karak police station between a Carry van and a Shahzor truck coming from the opposite direction.

The van was bound for Karak from Kohat while the Shahzor truck carrying cattle coming from the opposite direction collided head-on with each other at Shaheedan Mor resultantly four persons died on the spot while three others suffered serious injuries.

The local people and the passengers of other vehicles started rescue operations and pulled out the bodies of the dead and the injured from the wreckage of the truck and van.

The four dead and the two injured were shifted to DHQ Hospital Karak while one of the injured was shifted to Kohat for treatment.

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Publication:The Statesman (Peshawar, Pakistan)
Date:Aug 13, 2010
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