BAHAWALPUR: At least 6 people were killed while 37 others were injured after a passenger bus fell from a bridge  in Bahawalpur.

According to media reports, a passenger bus, carrying  more than 40 people was on its way when suddenly near Channi Goth it went out of control and fell from bridge.

Rescue 1122 reached the scene and pulled out the deceased and injured including women and children trapped inside bus after cutting  its body and shifted them to nearby local hospital  where 3 more persons succumbed to injuries and some were stated to be in critical condition.

Police said initial investigation revealed that incident happened due to over speeding.