BAHAWALNAGAR: National Athlete Nadia Nazir and her 5 year old son died in a deadly road traffic accident at Chishtian road near Bahawalnagar here on Saturday.

According to media reports she was coming back after attending a wedding ceremony along with her husband and five year old son when her car was hit by a speeding trailer.

The accident left Nadia and her son dead, while her husband sustained injuries and was shifted to a hospital for treatment.

Nadia Nazir had represented Pakistan WAPDA in South Asian Games, Islamic Games and had won five bronze medals in international 400 metres sprint for Pakistan.