LAHORE: Three young men, in early 20s, lost their lives while their fourth friend received serious injuries during stunt playing on motorbikes here on Sunday morning.

The tragic incident happened in the limits of North Cantt police station when the friends, residents of Harbanspura and Defense, left the Canal after taking bath early morning. On approaching Ring Road, they started playing stunts on two bikes and their bikes collided with each other, an eyewitness to the incident said.

The motorbikes struck into the roadside fence with such force that three of them expired on the spot while the fourth one received severe injuries. The four friends - Abdur Rehman, Ali Raza, Ali Haider and one unidentified - were rushed to nearby hospital where his condition was stated to be critical.–Staff Reporter