2 killed, 5 injured in road accidents in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD   -   Two persons were killed and five others includ­ing two women sustained multiple injuries in dif­ferent road accidents in Faisalabad on Saturday. A spokesperson for Res­cue-1122 said here on Saturday that a speeding motorcycle struck a di­vider near FIEDMC Indus­trial Area Sahianwala. As a result, 28-year-old Junaid Farooq of Chak No 122-RB Pindorian received serious injuries and died on-the-spot. Rescue-1122 personnel shifted the pil­lion rider, Saqlain Ha­meed (22), to Tehsil Head­quarters (THQ) Hospital, Chak Jhumra in a critical condition. In another ac­cident, 18-year-old Abu Bakar of Multan was killed while 50-year-old Azeem, 45-year-old Na­dia, 25-year-old Ayesha and 15-year-old Yousuf received serious injuries when their speeding car fell down into a roadside ditch while travelling on Motorway (M-III) near Muridwala-Rajana Road. Rescue 1122 officials shifted the injuries to Ru­ral Health Center (RHC) Rajana whereas the body was handed over to the area police for investiga­tion, he added.

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