Four persons were killed and several others injured in various road mishaps here on Monday.

According to details, Shahid, a resident of Ghorey Shah was busy working when he touched a faulty electric cable and sustained severe electric shocks. He was rushed to hospital but he could not survive.

In another incident, a ten-year-old deaf and dumb child fell victim to a stray bullet. Naseer was sitting in lawn of his house when a stray bullet hit him. He was rushed to hospital but he breathed his last on the way. Similarly in Rahwali, Waheed along with his minor son Murtaza were going on a motorcycle rickshaw when a speeding car hit the rickshaw. Resultantly Murtaza died instantly while his father sustained injuries.

Meanwhile, a man died while his brother injured in collusion between motorcycle and car. The incident occurred when Nisar and Mukhtar, both real brothers, residents of Tatle Wali, were going on a motorcycle when near Kot Bilal, a speeding car collided with the motorcycle.

 As a result both brothers got injuries and were shifted to hospital by Rescue 1122 where Nisar died while condition of Mukhtar is said to be critical. In the meanwhile, several other persons including Rafaqat, Uzair, Iqbal, Zaheer, Majid, Hamza, Rani Bibi, Safia Bibi, Iram and Sana got injuries in different incidents. The injured were admitted to hospital.