Five people killed in accident

FAISALABAD: Five people including three women were killed in a road accident in the limits of Sammundri police here on Friday.

Police said a speeding passengers van collided with a tractor-trolley near Jahangir Mor Kahna Bridge at Sammundri-Gojra road.

As a result, Naikan Bibi (65), Bharai Bibi (60), Jahangir (50), Murtaza (9) and Sonia (12) died on the spot, whereas Babar (14), Adnan (13), Faizan, Akbar (24) and Shamshad (60) received injuries and were shifted to the hospital in a critical condition.

The police were investigating.