Four killed, 3 injured in super highway accident


Four persons including two women lost their lives while three others received serious injuries in an accident between two cars on the Super Highway in the precincts of Nooriabad Police Station on Wednesday. According to the Edhi sources, a car hired by a family on rent to attend some marriage ceremony in Karachi went out of control while overtaking and turned turtle after hitting another car moving in the same direction near Thana Bola Khan Turn. As a result of the collision, four passengers of the car identified as Muhammad Zaheer, Muhammad Nasir, Shabnam Begum and Sarwari Begum died on the spot. Three more passengers namely Muhammad Shamim and teenagers Muhammad Alam and Muhammad Salim received serious injuries. Edhi ambulances rushed to the spot and shifted the bodies and injured persons to Liaquat University Hospital where after completion of medico-legal formalities the bodies of deceased persons were handed over to their relatives. The injured were admitted to the hospital.