KHAIRPUR:Five people, including children, were killed and 15 others injured in a road accident near Khairpur on Friday. According to details, a passenger coach was on its way to Shikarpur from Karachi when its tyre brusted on National Highway near Beeto Chandio village within the jurisdiction of Tando Musti police station and collided with a car coming from opposite side.

As a result, three people were killed on the spot and 15 others injured seriously. They were shifted to GIMS Hospital Gambat and Civil Hospital Khairpur where two more people died. The deceased were identified as Haq Nawaz Pahore, Ms Bhagul Pahore, Abdul Rehman Pahore, Fiza Pahore, however, one deceased could not be identified yet. The deceased belong to same family of Shikarpur district. The condition of ten passengers was critical. Tandomusti police have register the case against coach driver who fled>