Dense fog wreaks havoc in several cities; 5 killed in road accident

Latest Update: January 24, 2016 | 211 Views

ISLAMABAD: Dense fog wreaked havoc on Sunday in several cities of Pakistan, including Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Multan, and Muzzafargarh, with at least five killed in a road accident and 20 others injured in other incidents.

Flight operations were halted owing to low visibility at several airports including Islamabad, Peshawar and Multan.

A trailer collided with two motorcycles due to low visibility near Muzzafargarh, killing five people, rescue workers said. The motorcycle-riders were travelling from Multan to Dera Ghazi Khan when the accident took place near Noor Kabra on DG Khan Road.

The dead also included two children and a woman. Police reached the location, taking the driver of the trailer into custody and launching an investigation.


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