Taxi crash kills Newport family of five in Saudi Arabia
Five members of a family from Newport have been killed in a taxi crash while on a pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
Shaukat Ali Hayat, 56, his wife Abida, 47, eldest son Mohammed Isshaq, 33, daughter Saira Zenub and Mohammed's heavily pregnant wife, Bilques.
One-year-old Mohammed Eisa Daniel survived the incident on Friday.
A Foreign Office spokesman said consular assistance was being provided to relatives.
Jordan Davies reports.
11 Feb 2013
- From the section Wales