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Van Plunge leaves 5 Dead in Poonch

Posted by on Wednesday, January 26, 2011, 12:04
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At least five people died and 10 others were wounded when a passenger van plunged into a gorge in Poonch district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Wednesday.

Van Plunge leaves 5 Dead in Poonch
Van Plunge leaves 5 Dead in Poonch

The crash took place in Hajeera village of Poonch district, leaving five people dead on the spot.

Rescue teams reached the crash site and transferred the dead and injured persons to Sheikh Zaid Hospital in Rawlakot.

The cause of the accident could not be ascertained.

Pakistan has one of the world’s worst records for fatal traffic accidents, blamed on poor roads, badly maintained vehicles and reckless driving.

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