Seven injured in road accident as fog blankets Punjab

F.P. Report

LAHORE: As many as seven persons were injured on Friday as dense fog continues to blanket in parts of Punjab province.

According to reports, a passenger bus face accident near Dera Ghazi Khan due to dense fog and it injured seven people when it overturned.

In order to ensure the safety of people, authorities have closed several motorways and national highways, including intersections of Motorway M2, which has been closed from Babu Sabu to Kot Momin, M3 from Rawalpindi to Faisalabad, M4 from Gojra to Faisalabad and the motorway from Multan to Khanewal has also been closed for traffic.

Motorway police advised the people to avoid travelling due to low visibility, adding that people should use fog lights while driving cars.

On Thursday, several people were injured as 10 vehicles crashed into each other on Lahore’s Kasur Road due to fog.