SARGODHA - road accident claimed the lives of three children in a nearby village of district Sargodha on Wednesday.

Fourteen-year-old Asif was allegedly driving motorbike with high speed and recklessly along with his three cousins Iqra Batool (15) Noreen Fatima (6) and Amina (8) near village Hathiwind. due to slipping after downpours, Asif lost control over the motorbike and it ghastly struck with a tree beside the road.

As a result, Asif, Iqra and Noreen expired on the spot due to fatal injuries while Amina was rushed to a hospital in critical condition. Police sources said that accident occurred because of over-speed and slippery on the road.