LAHORE - A 26-year-old man died when a recklessly-driven car smashed into his motorcycle in Civil Lines police precincts yesterday.

Police identified the deceased as Muhammad Asif, a resident of Shera Kot. He was on his way home when the over-speeding car smashed into his two-wheeler. As a result, he died on the spot.

The driver managed to escape from the crime scene while the police impounded the vehicle. The police handed over the body to the family. A criminal case was filed against the driver on the complaint of victim’s family.

Police were conducting raids to arrest the driver, who is still at large.