Wagon-tractor head-on collision kills 4

OKARA: Four passengers including two women and a little girl were killed while eight others sustained injuries in a wagon and tractor head-on collision near railway crossing on Friday.

As per police report, a passenger wagon LEK-3715 was on its way from Okara to Sahiwal when it reached near railway crossing, some three kilometres away from here, a recklessly driven tractor hit it from opposite direction. As a result wagon driver Sarfraz, Nimra Bibi, a girl and woman whose identification is yet to be made died on the spot while eight passengers received injuries.

They were shifted to district head quarter hospital Okara where condition of one passenger is stated to be precarious.