50 killed in bus-oil tanker collision in Pakistan
January 11 , 2015
At least 50 people were killed in an accident involving a bus and an oil tanker some 30 miles from Pakistan’s Karachi city.
Media reports indicated that the tanker was speeding and on the wrong side of road. Both vehicles reportedly burst into flames after the head-on collision.
While some passengers sitting on the bus roof jumped to safety, many others trapped inside were killed. The tanker driver is believed to have run away from the scene of the accident.