LAHORE: At least seven people were killed and 20 others injured when a bus collided head-on with a truck on Lahore road near Burewala on Monday night.
According to reports, the bus en route to Karachi from Lahore collided with a truck in which seven people died on the spot while 20 others were injured.
Rescue teams reached the area right after the incident. The injured have been taken to District Hospital Burewala.
Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has expressed deep sorrow and grief over loss of precious lives in a road accident near Burewala.
In a statement in Lahore on Tuesday, he expressed heartfelt sympathies and condolence to the bereaved families.
Shahbaz Sharif also directed the administration to provide the injured with best medical care.