Two women among four die in incidents

October 4, 2015 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Four persons, including two women, were killed and one other injured in different incidents in the metropolis on Monday.

In a road accident, a man, Sirajuddin, 38, son of Shamsuddin, and a woman, aged about 55, were killed when a speeding vehicle hit them near Nipa Chowrangi in Gulshan-e-Iqbal. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for an autopsy. The woman however succumbed to her injuries during medication at the same hospital.

A youth, Mirza Sohail, 25, son of Mirza Iqbal, was killed when a speeding vehicle hit him near Baber Kanta in Murtaza Chowrangi, Korangi. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for medico-legal formalities.

In another incident, a woman, Rozina, 60, died after falling down the stairs at her home near Power House in Baldia No. 8. The body was shifted to Civil Hospital (CHK) for a postmortem.

A woman, Faiza, 30, wife of Talha, was critically injured when her sheet stuck up in running motorcycle’s chain and fell down in Native Jetty Bridge. She was shifted to CHK for treatment.