Minor girl among two killed in road mishaps

March 8, 2013 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Two people, including a minor girl, were killed in separate road mishaps in the city on Friday.

A 7yearold girl, Zainab, daughter of Zaibi Gul, was killed when she was hit by a speeding vehicle while crossing a road near Lal Masjid, Qasba Colony, within the remit of Peerabad police station.

The body was moved to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital ASH for medicolegal formalities.

Separately, a man, aged around 55, was crushed to death by a speeding vehicle on Lyari Expressway, within the remit of Sachal police station.

The identity of the victim could not be ascertained yet. The body was brought to ASH for an autopsy. The driver of vehicle managed to escape from the scene.