GUJRANWALA/WAZIRABAD-Four members of a family died in a road accident here at GT Road near Dhaunkal Mor in Wazirabad on Tuesday. The Gujrat-family family was going to Lahore. Near Dhonkal, one of the tyres of their car blasted and it collided with another vehicle. As a result, Akram Butt, his wife Tasneem and two daughters Aleeza (24) died on the spot while Ebadat (16) died in DHQ Hospital.

Motorway Police forthwith reached the site followed by Rescue 1122 and Saddr Police and started rescue work. Rescue 1122 and police contingents drew the corpses from the car by cutting the body of the car and took them to the hospital.

Earlier, Ebadat was given medical treatment and then, due to her critical condition, was shifted to DHQ Hospital Gujranwala where his sister Dr Hira assisted the doctors in the operation theater. However, she succumbed to the Injuries.

Dr Hira received the dead bodies of his father, mother and sisters from the hospital and took them to her house in Gujrat.