At least 17 commuters were killed and 40 others injured in a head-on collision between two buses near Fateh Jang. The incident occurred at Pahal Saidan railway gate, when a passenger coach coming from Kohat rammed into a local goods transport vehicle with a big bang heard far and wide. Following the incident, local people and the passersby started the initial relief operation and called for the ambulances. The dead and the injured were immediately rushed to the Fatehjang Tehsil Headquarter Hospital, where emergency was declared on information of this incident. Seventeen deaths have so far been confirmed in the accident while near 40 were injured who were rushed to district hospital and other nearby medical facilities where condition of many injured stated to be critical.