Seven family members killed in Chiniot accident


CHINIOT: At least seven people hailing from a single family were killed when their passenger van collided head-on against dumper in Sunday’s wee hours.


The roadside accident took place on Lahore Road where the passenger van was hit by a dumper coming from the opposite side, leaving seven of a family dead and four others wounded.

The ill-fated van was en route from Mandi Bahaud Din to Jhang. The unfortunate family was going to Jhang to attend a funeral of their relative.

The deceased are said to belong to Mandi Bahaud Din.

The wounded have been shifted to District Headquarters Hospital Chiniot.