At least 20 dead in Pakistan bus crash

Aug. 14, 2011 at 11:00 AM
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HUB, Pakistan, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- At least 20 people were killed and 35 were injured when a speeding bus went off a highway in Pakistan Sunday, police said.

The accident occurred near Hub and involved a bus carrying attendees from the Shah Noorani festival to Karachi.

Police believe the bus was traveling too fast and crashed into a deep ravine, Dunya News reported Sunday.

Authorities feared the death toll could rise due to the serious nature of the injuries to some of the survivors.

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