BHAKKAR

Five persons including three children and a woman were killed and 34 others injured in a road accident on Sunday.

Rescue sources said that the accident took place on Jhang Road near Jahan Khan when a passenger bus overturned while saving a bike due to speeding. As a result five persons including three children and a woman were killed on spot while 34 others sustained wounds.

The Dera Ismail Khan-bound bus was on the way from Multan. The bodies and injured were shifted to DHQ Hospital.

The police have started investigation into the incident.