24 children injured in Peshawar school van accident as a deadly collision occurred at Matni between school van and truck.
The Peshawar school van accident happened today when the fast truck collided with the van carrying school children. At least 24 children were injured and 9 of them were shifted to the Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar. However, according to hospital administration, 2 of them are in serious condition.
Officials said that the first aid was provided to 15 injured at the site. However, 15 were shifted for further treatment to the Government Nasrullah Khan Babar Memorial Hospital.
Schools across Sindh, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa reopened yesterday after long summer vacation. In Sindh, schools reopened after summer vacation of two and a half months. In mid-May 2018, Sindh Government announced summer holidays due to Ramadan. Earlier, the vacation was announced till July 15 that later extended till July 31 due to Pakistan Election 2018.