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Death Toll In Motorway Road Accident Jumps to 17

KARACHI: The death toll in passenger van fire on the M9 motorway has jumped to 17 after two more victims of the horrific road crash passed away during treatment.

The ill-fated passenger van, carrying 22 passengers, was coming to Karachi from Hyderabad when it overturned near the cerement factory at the motorway and caught the fire.

The deceased were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital while the injured were initially shifted to Liaquat University Hospital in Hyderabad.