MIANWALI: At least nine members of a family killed in a road accident on Monday.

As per details, the incident took place when the gas cylinder of an ambulance exploded after a collision with a speedy trailer near Head Pakka in Mianwali district.

Rescue sources have informed that the unfortunate ambulance was heading toward Rawalpindi from Bhakkar, and was carrying a patient.

However, the dead included three women and as many children.

On the other hand, the rescue teams rushed to the spot and shifted the dead bodies to the District Headquarter Hospital (DHQ).