KARACHI - Nine people were killed and 15 injured in a road accident here at Northern Bypass on Sunday. According to the report, a speedy dumper (C-1239) collided against a small truck No KQ-4342 near Noorani Hotel, Hamdard University Road within the jurisdiction of Mangopir police station. As many as 30 people, residents of Islamia Colony, Qasba, were on their way home on a small truck after a picnic that the incident took place. The injured were taken to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital where doctors pronounced the death of 8 persons while another man succumbed to his injuries during treatment. The deceased were identified as Wazir Shamshad and his son Niaz Wazir, Hidayatullah, Ibrahim, Umer Farooq, Shan Iqbal, Abdul Rehman, Abdul Ghaffar and Khanzada Farooq. The FIR of the case was yet to be registered. The deceased and the injured all hailed from Swat.