As many as 23 people were killed and 17 injured in a fire that erupted after a collision between a coach and truck Monday evening in Balochistan's Bela, Lasbela SSP Agha Ramzan Ali confirmed on Monday.
The coach was travelling from Karachi to Panjgur and the accident occurred near the Bela crossing, in the Lasbela district.
According to the Edhi Foundation incharge for the city, Hakeem Laasi, they have received 21 bodies. He said there were 35 people in the coach and 14 have been rescued. They were all taken to Civil Hospital, Lasbela, where the condition of three passengers is being termed critical.