At least 34 persons including women and children were injured when a passenger bus overturned here in Dera Ghazi Khan on Thursday.

According to details, a Karachi bound passenger bus coming from Swat turned turtle due to over speeding in tehsil Kot Chatta of Dera Ghazi Khan district.

As a result of accident 34 people including women and children sustained wounds.

The police and rescue personnel shifted the injured to District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital DG Khan where passengers with minor wounds were sent home after first medical aid while others were still under treatment.

The injured passengers said that reckless driving and over speeding caused the accident.