CHITRAL: Several Chitrali passengers were injured and one of them also lost his belongings near Islamabad.
Alam Khan from Gohkir in Upper Chitral told ChitralToday on phone from a hospital in Rawalpindi that they were going to Islamabad in a coach when the incident occurred at Tarnol, Islamabad.
He said the passenger coach skidded off the road and ran into a wooded area as the driver fell asleep, injuring several passengers, early in the morning.
Mr Khan said he fell unconscious and sustained injuries to his backbone and legs.
When he gained consciousness, he found his wallet, mobile phone along with an ATM missing.
Mr Khan said his belongings in his bag kept in the bus were also missing.
He said he and some of the other passengers were admitted in Holy Family Hospital in Rawalpindi.–GH Farooqui