KOAHT: At least 15 people were killed in a deadly collision between a Karachi-bound passenger bus and an oil tanker near Samari Chowk on the Indus Highway in Kohat.

The police said that 20 others were also injured in the road accident. They said that a passenger bus enrout from Buner to Karachi when reach near Samari Chowk collided with an oil tanker coming from opposite side.

The deceased and injured all are residents of Buner district of Khyber Pakhtunkkhwa.

The authorities have imposed an emergency at Kohat’s Divisional Headquarters Hospital following the accident.