QUETTA – At least eight persons including four girls were killed on Tuesday as an out-of-control dumper truck flattened a roadside mud house in Quetta.

According to local media, a dumper carrying sand rammed into a mud house that turned into rubble almost immediately. The persons who were in the home were buried under the rubble.

After the incident, the dead bodies and injured were rushed to a local hospital for medico-legal formalities and treatment.

The victims include 4 girls, one woman, and 3 men belong to the same family.

CM Balochistan Sanaullah Zehri expressed their condolences over the tragic incident and directed the relevant authorities to provide best possible medical facilities to injured persons.