BAHAWALNAGAR- The four persons belonged to Chishtian including a couple were killed in a road accident at Choki Wala Stop in the limits of Khairpur Tamewali Police. The dead bodies were brought to their hometown where they were laid to rest.

As per details, a Chishtian-bound mini-van (LWD-6423) was on the way from Bahawalpur when a trailer (TLF-921) hit it near Choki Wala stop in the remit limits of Khairpur Tamewali Police. Resultantly eight persons including a driver who was among the passengers sustained critical injuries. However, the injured including Muhammad Sharif, his wife Jindan Bibi, Fayyaz and driver Haroon Rasheed succumbed to their wounds on the spot while Waheed Ahmad, Yasir, Siffat Ahmad and a minor daughter of deceased couple Shazia were shifted to BVH Hospital due to critical condition. The police reportedly arrested the driver. The family of the deceased refused to conduct autopsy.