CHAGHI – At least seven people were killed and eight others were injured when a passenger bus collided with a truck early Saturday morning at the N-40 National Highway near Dilbadin, Quetta.

The bodies and injured were rushed to a Quetta Hospital for medico-legal formalities and treatment.

Three of the deceased were identified as Pervaiz, Lukh Mir and Malik Shah. The remaining bodies could not be identified. The injured were identified as Saeed Ahmed, Shabeer Ahmed, Nimat Ullah and Mohammad Ghaffar.

Deputy Commissioner Chaghi said that, according to the initial investigation, the traffic accident occurred due to the negligence of the truck driver.