SARGODHA - Four people including a woman were killed and five others injured when a passenger coach overturned on Motorway here late other night.

According to details, a Sargodha-bound speeding passenger coach coming from Rawalpindi overturned on Motorway near Lillah Interchange in Bhalwal after its driver lost control of the vehicle due to bursting of a tyre.

As a result, four passengers identified as Younas Ali, Abdul Qayyum, Naveed Akram and Asmat Bibi were killed on the spot while five others namely Saddique, Abdul Ghaffar, Rehan, Bashir Ahmed and Imtiaz sustained critical wounds.

The rescue teams rushed to the scene and shifted the injured to Tehsil Headquarters (THQ) Hospital Bhalwal.