SHIKARPUR - Three motorcyclists were killed in a traffic accident on Indus Highway near Madeji on Sunday evening.

A bike and a car collided head-on, a result three riders identified as Imran Abro, Nisar Bhatti and Mubeen Mastoi residents of Ratodero died on the spot.

The deceased were on their way from Ratodero to Sukkur when the incident occurred.

The car driver, Imtiaz Mahar, was arrested by Madeji police. The bodies were handed over to heirs after postmortem at Madeji hospital.