FAISALABAD: At least five people were killed in different road accidents in Faisalabad on Monday.
Police said that a speedy car hit a motorcycle on Jhang Road near Chinchal Singh Wala. As a result, 32-year-old Sajjad was killed while Kashif, 25, sufferfed critical injuries and was rushed to a hospital for treatment.
In another incident, Mukhtaran Bibi, wife of Safdar, was hit and killed by a recklessly driven motorcycle at Jhang Road near Adda Sadhar.
Similarly, 60-year-old Riaz, a resident of Shalimar Park Sammundri, was killed when a mini loader knocked him down while he was crossing a road near Mandi Morh.
In yet another accident, a speedy dumper hit and killed a motorcyclist Safdar Ali, 22, a resident of Chak No 357-GB Jaranwala, on Arkana Road.
Maqbool, 48, a resident of Chak No 253-RB, was injured when his motorcycle collided with another two-wheeler at Sammundri Road.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 13th, 2018.