SHEIKHUPURA

Seven persons including three of the same family including a woman were killed and three others sustained injuries in various accidents and mishaps in different areas over the past 24 hours.

As per details, an auto rickshaw, on board passengers, was on the way to a village on Faisalabad Road. When they reached near a textile mill near Ferozewattwan on Faisalabad Road, a speeding truck rammed into the rickshaw. As a result three members of the same family including a woman were killed on the spot while two other passengers’ sustained injuries. The dead bodies were damaged beyond recognition. The injured Ghulam Ghous and Najamuddin were shifted to nearby hospital. The Bhiki Police have started investigation.

In another incident, two persons identified as Rizwan and Abdul Qadir were busy changing a puncture tyre of their vehicle on GT Road. Meanwhile a speeding truck crushed them to death. While another citing in the vehicle sustained critical injuries.

The Muridke Saddr Police are looking into the mater.

In another accident, an unidentified person was knocked down by a tractor-trolley near Khori on GT Road. He was walking along the road when the tractor-trolley ran him over. The Muridke Saddr Police are looking into the mater.

Meanwhile, the dead body of unidentified 25-year-old man was recovered from QB Link Canal Farooqabad on Sunday. The police have sent the body to city morgue for autopsy.