KARAK: A woman and a child died and seven others sustained injuries in a road accident in the district on Sunday.
Police said that a passenger bus collided with a motorcar on Indus Highway near Hamidan Chowk in which nine passengers sustained injuries.
They said a woman and a child identified as Roh Niaz (12), resident of Lakki Marwat, succumbed to their injuries on way to the hospital.
Seven other injured passengers identified as Dilawar Khan, Asmatullah, Shifa Ali Khan, Muhammad Javed, Hameedullah, Hatim Khan and Rafiullah were shifted to the District Headquarters Hospital Karak. The doctors declared their conditions serious.