FAISALABAD: Two minor bothers were killed while four other passengers sustained serious injuries in a traffic accident on Saturday. According to police officials, a speedy Hiace passenger van turned over while trying to save a cyclist near Dasoha Bridge. The crash claimed the lives of 5-year-old Ikram and his younger brother 2-year-old Arslan, while their mother Bashiran Bibi and 3 other passengers, Anwar, Noor and Ishaq were shifted to hospital in critical condition. The van driver fled from the scene after the accident. Police officials have registered a case against the van driver and are searching for his whereabouts.
Published in The Express Tribune, November 28th, 2011.
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