CHITRAL
At least four persons were killed and four others injured when a jeep they were travelling in, plunged into ravine in Raeen village of Torko valley, police said here the other day.
The ill-fated vehicle (RIP-5198) was going to Raeen from Milp, in Torkho Tehsil with eight people, including the driver on board, when it met the fatal accident.
When the jeep reached near Raeen village crossing a narrow portion of the road, it fell down into hundred feet deep ravine. As a result, four people including driver of vehicle died on the spot and four injured.
They were identified as Noroz  Khan, , Mumtaz, Ali Haq and Driver Ubaidullah and Sher Afzal, Rahmadullah, Ahmad Zareen and Rahmat Wazir were injured. The injured were shifted to Rural Health Centre Shahgram.
The road pass through Torkhor River and mountain series but there is no parapet, protection and side wall on the roadside toward the river.
The road remained blocked due to landsliding and is in very dilapidated condition from last week.