LAHORE: Two persons were killed while several others injured when a speeding car driven by a woman hit protesters at Ferozepur Road here on Monday.
Police said the driver identified as Mariyam, a schoolteacher was going home when protesters stopped her car near Nishtar Colony. They encircled her car and started breaking windows.
The terrified woman tried to escape in her car and accidentally hit the demonstrators encircling the car. As a result, some protesters received injuries. The injured were shifted to Lahore General Hospital where doctors pronounced two of them dead.
Police after tracing the accused arrested the woman and shifted her to Nishtar Colony Police Station.