Four killed, two injured in separate road mishaps
KARACHI:Four people, including a woman were killed, and two others injured in different road accidents in the metropolis on Monday.
According to rescue sources, a speeding rickshaw overturned on ICI Bridge. As a result, a 63-year-old man, Abdul Jabbar and a 40-year-old woman, Zeenat suffered severe injuries and died on the spot, while two others Shoaib, aged 25 and Muhammad Waqar, 28 sustained injuries.
The bodies and injured were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for autopsies and treatment, respectively.
Separately, a 25-year-old youth was killed when a over speeding truck hit his motorbike near Hub Chowki. The body was brought to CHK for medico-legal formalities.
Meanwhile, a fast-moving vehicle hit a pedestrian in Noor Khan Goth of New Karachi. As a result, he suffered severe injuries and died on the spot. The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for a postmortem examination.