MINGORA  - Four persons including two children were killed and 17 others got injured when a Buner-bound van pick-up fell into a ravine at Martung.

According to police sources, a Buner bound datsun pick-up bearing     registration no PS Martun 7274 went out of the control of the driver at Aligai Mor in the mountainous area of Tehsil Martung, district Shangla and fell into deep ravine, resulting in the killing of three persons including two children on the spot.

The victims were included Kainaat daughter of Zakirullah, Khalid 12 son of Rahimullah and Mist Amin Haya wife of Zakirullah on the spot while 18 other sustained injuries.

The injured included Fazal Ghani son of Fazal Wahab, Bakht Zarin son of Sarzamin, Zahira daughter of Talih Mand, Taj Akbar son of Mohammad Talib, Noor Ahmad son of Afsar Khan, Taj Mohammad son of Abdul Hussein, Mujeebullah son of Omer Nawab, Abbas son of Atta-ur-Rehman, Hafeez son of Sattar, Abubakar son of Rahimullah and others were shifted to Daggar Hospital while critically injured were later shifted to Peshawar.

According to reports, a critically injured person whose name could not be ascertained succumbed to his injuries in hospital.