Seven killed, three injured in separate incidents

September 18, 2015 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Seven people were killed and three others injured in different incidents in the metropolis on Saturday.

A teenager, Sadiq, 14, son of Wahid, a resident of Liaquatabad, died and Yasir, 27, son of Asghar Imam, a resident of Gulbahar Colony, injured when a truck collided with a Suzuki van on a bridge in Ayesha Manzil. The body and injured were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for an autopsy and treatment, respectively.

A man, aged about 30, was killed when a speeding vehicle hit him in Saba Avenue in Defence Phase 8. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center for a postmortem. Identity of the victim could not be ascertained yet.

Three-year-old child, Asad Aslam, son of Munawar, was killed when a speeding vehicle hit him in Chishti Nagar in Orangi town. The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities.

A man, Hazaratullah, 45, son of Hassan Khan, was killed and Balo Khan, 50, injured when a vehicle hit their motorcycle on Native Jetty Bridge. The body and injured were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for an autopsy and treatment, respectively.

A man, Siddiq Masih, 60, was gunned down by unknown armed men near Anu Bhai Park in Nazimabad No. 7. The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities.

A man, Waseem, 40, son of Asif Husain, died when a train crushed him in Landhi Railway track. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center for an autopsy.

A 15-year-old girl, Nimra, was electrocuted at her home in Korangi. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center for a postmortem.

In another road mishap, a man, Rashid, 30, son of Abdul Majeed, was injured when a vehicle struck him in Waterpump, Federal B area. He was brought to ASH for treatment.