RAWALPINDI - A passenger died and eight others got injured when a passenger coach fell into a ravine near Kulyari Morr here at Maloot Sattian area, informed Rescue 1122 and police on Sunday.

The coaster (JF-1999) with 26 people on board was going to Bagh, Azad Khasmir, from Rawalpindi. All the victims were shifted either to hospital by local people in private cars, a rescuer told. The deceased was identified as Ishtiaq.

According to police and Rescue 1122, the accident occurred at 12:30pm due to over speeding of the driver. There were some unconfirmed reports that a total of four passengers died while 18 others injured critically in the tragedy.