Karachi: Two people, including an elderly woman, were killed in separate road mishaps in the city on Wednesday. An elderly woman was killed and two others were injured when a speeding vehicle hit their motorcycle near Dumba Goth along Superhighway, within the remit of Gadap police station. The victim was identified as Rani, 80, wife of Yar Muhammad Gabol, and the injured as Khamiso 50, and Sakina 65.
The vehicle driver managed to flee from the scene. The victim was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre JPMC for medicolegal formalities, while the injured were brought to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital ASH for treatment.
Separately, a man was killed and another injured in hit-and-run incident near Crown Cinema, Mauripur, within the jurisdiction of Kalri police station. The victim was identified as Asghar 30, son of Muhammad Faisal, and injured as Bilal 17, son of Muhammad Suleman. The vehicle driver fled from the scene.
The body and injured were rushed to Civil Hospital Karachi CHK for an autopsy and treatment.