Three killed in separate incidents
HARIPUR: Three persons were killed while five others including three women sustained injuries in separate incidents here on Monday.
A man was killed while five others, including three women, sustained injuries when the vehicle they were travelling in skidded off the road and fell into a ravine in Jabri village.
The Sara-e-Saleh Police said that Muhammad Anwar, a resident of village Dabran, was going along with his family to Jabri for attending a funeral prayer of his relative.
When the vehicle reached near the village, the driver lost control over the steering wheel and it fell into a deep ravine. Muhammad Anwar died on the spot while his two brothers and three women family members sustained injuries.
Meanwhile, a nine-year old boy was crushed to death by a coaster on GT Road.Naseeb Khan, a resident of Kholiyan Bala, was standing near the GT Road when a coaster (EF-3993 ) hit him. The boy died on the spot.
The driver escaped from the scene.Similarly, a 22-year old boy shot himself dead for unknown reasons in Bandi Pirdad Khan village.The police said that Muhammad Hafeez committed suicide by shooting himself in a room at his house.