Three die, three injured in road mishaps

KARACHI: Three persons including a woman died and three others were injured in different road mishaps in Karachi on Saturday.

Shabana daughter of Rab Nawaz, Saifullah son of Ghulam Rasool and Rab Nawaz son of Ghulam Rasool were injured when a speeding car hit their bike near Khayaban-e-Shamsheer in Defance Housing Authority Phase-VI. The injured were shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center for treatment.

Separately, a speeding vehicle killed an unidentified bike rider near Sher Shah Bridge within the limits of Sher Shah police station. The body was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for postmortem. The identity of victim could not be ascertained.

Another hit and run vehicle killed a bike riding couple, Shuja and Robina near Annu Bhai Park in Nazimabad in the premises of Nazimabad police station. The bodies were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities.

Police said deceased were residents of Korangi.