BOONI: Five people, including women, were injured in a road traffic accident near Istaro bridge of Upper Chitral, local people said on Saturday.
The vehicle – a double door Datsun (PS-1260) – was going to Terich from Lower Chitral when it could not ascend the road a few metres before the bridge and fell back into an agricultural field.
Local people said the accident occurred due to poor condition of the road.
The injured persons were shifted to Booni where their condition was stated to be out of danger.
However, driver Mujeebur Rehman was referred to the DHQ hospital Chitral.