Mathira injured in Dubai car accident

03:15 PM | 1 Jan, 2019
Mathira injured in Dubai car accident
DUBAIMathira's New Year's celebrations were cut short by a 'horrible' car accident in Dubai, according to her latest updates on Instagram. The controversial star shared that she survived a crash involving her friend Sara's car and two trucks.

Mathira shared post-accident photos of herself in a neck brace, Mathira said that she feels 'blessed' to have been 'saved'.

The Pakistani VJ had shared with the 'Dawn Images' that she has suffered three rib fractures and a dislocated jaw and has been admitted to Dubai's Rashid Hospital. "I hurt from my neck to my back," she said. "But I want to go home."

Sharing about how the accident occurred, she shared that a truck hit their car from the back, causing one tire to burst and the car to spin out of control on a busy highway where it smashed into another truck. She added that their car was about to be hit by a third vehicle "but the Land Cruiser driver took a risk and [swerved] to save us. God bless that person."

The Naagin star shared videos of her and Sara chatting and singing in the former's car before the accident and said that "bad eyes" (as in, Nazar) and "ill-wishers" caused her harm.

Despite going through an accident, Mathira didn't lose hope and went back to work shortly apart the sad incident.  The brave star is promoting her new show on Bol TV.

Mathira emerged as a popular VJ on a Pakistani music channel during the 2000s. In 2013, she married a Dubai-based DJ and Punjabi singer, Flint J, but got divorced in 2018.

In her social media posts, the model cum VJ also shared how the past year had treated her and she was looking forward to 2019 with renewed hope and energy. “2018 gave me a lot of happiness and a little pain. Like three fractures on the ribs and a dislocated jaw. I know my pain will be rewarded. May Allah be with all of us in our good and more in our bad times. Trust Him blindly and you will see miracles like I saw one today: a second life. May Allah bless us".

She is currently receiving treatment at a hospital.

Here, wishing a speedy recovery to Mathira