Two people were injured after an oil tanker carrying 40,000 litres of petrol overturned on the National Highway near Okara on Friday.
The tanker overturned while travelling from Multan to Habibabad, near Okara city.
The police have sealed the area and work to right the tanker has begun. Sand has also been spread on the road to clear up the oil spill.
According to rescue officials, the accident occurred after one of the tanker’s tyres burst.
A track of the National Highway has been temporarily closed for traffic due to the incident.