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Pindi Bhatiyan: Fog claims 8 lives as 6 cars collide

As many as 8 persons were killed and more than 60 injured as at least 6 vehicles collided with each other due to fog in Pindi Bhatiyan area of Sukhaki.

Rescue sources said that widespread fog resulted into collision of six motor vehicles early morning  Today (Thursday) in Sukhaki area of Pindi Bhatiyan killing 8 people on spot while scores of people injured in the accident.

The injured and dead were shifted to the District Headquarter Hospital (DHQ) immediately but later they were transferred to other cities as medical facilities were lacking in the DHQ. While initially, the people who died could be identified.

According to motorway police spokesman after the accident M-3 motorway has been closed from Pindi Bhatiyan to Faisalabad while it will be reopened after end of fog and rescue work.