Pakistani Woman Killed by Falling Rock in Makkah

A Pakistani woman pilgrim was killed in Makkah when a rock fell on her head crushing her to death at Jebel of Ghar Hira’a.

The body of the woman, who was in her forties, was taken to the mortuary pending results of the investigation which is underway.

The  Al-Maabda police launched an inquiry into the circumstances of the woman’s death.

The Pakistani pilgrim was visiting the cave of Ghar Hira’a, in the vicinity of Makkah City, when a rock fell from the mount peak, killing her on the spot.