BAHAWALPUR - At least four members of a family were killed in a road accident near Noorpur Chakar, Bahawalpur the other day.

According to details, six family members were going from Hujra Shah Muqeem, Okara to Mehrabpur, Sindh on their car to join a wedding ceremony, but they had to face an accident when their over-speeding car ran into a canal bridge near Noorpur Chakar.

Four persons including 25-year-old Saman Ali (driver), 35-year-old Rehmat Ali, his wife 23-year-old Yasmeen Rehmat and their son 4-year-old Ali Hassan died on the spot, while Rukhsana Bibi and Ali Raza sustained severe injuries and were shifted to Bahawal Victoria Hospital.

According to the doctors, the condition of the injured persons, Rukhsana Bibi and Ali Raza, is critical.