QUETTA - Two women of the same family died and five others were wounded in a road accident in Uthal near Lasbela on Saturday. According to police, a vehicle was heading towards Karachi from Panjgour. It was passing from Zero- Point near Uthal when it tumbled down into a deep gorge. As a result, two women identified as Malik Jan and Raj Bibi were killed on the spot and five others received serious injuries.

Soon after the incident, the injured and deceased were moved to District Headquarter Hospital. The seriously injured were later shifted to Karachi for further treatment while condition of three injured is stated to be serious. Police said that the incident occurred due to reckless driving and added that the deceased belonged to the same family.