Passenger van plunges into ravine in Swat; mother, son killed

SWAT: A passenger carrying at least a dozen people van plunged into a ravine in Swat district on Monday morning, killing a woman and her son, police and rescue teams said.

The incident occurred in Khwazakhela tehsil of Swat where a passenger van carrying at least a dozen people plunged into a deep ravine. A woman and her teenage son were killed in the accident whereas as nine other passengers sustained injuries.

Rescue operations were underway with the help of locals.