8 killed, 6 missing as flashflood hits van in PakistanChristian Fernsby ▼ | April 14, 2019
At least eight people including women and kids were killed and six others went missing when a van carrying wedding guests was hit by a flashflood in Pakistan's northwest South Waziristan district on Saturday, local reports said.
Asia Local people and rescue teams rushed to the accident site after the mishap
Local people and rescue teams rushed to the accident site after the mishap, and recovered four people including the van driver. Search for the missing people is underway.
Earlier last week, at least four people were killed and scores of others injured due to rain-triggered accidents in the district. The heavy downpour also caused water drainages to overflow due to which water inundated in several low-lying areas, and road traffic was disrupted. ■