LAHORE-A couple and their two kids were killed while  another sustained injuries when roof of a house  collapsed here on Wednesday.

Police said the incident took place at Barkat Town,  Shahdara where roof of a dilapidated house collapsed  due to rain. 

As a result, Ali Akhtar (40), his wife Farzana (32),  son Usman (7) and daughter Eman Ali (4) died on the spot while another son Islam (11) sustained injuries.  On information, Rescue-1122 reached the spot and  pulled out the victims from debris. The rescuers shifted  the dead to city mortuary and injured to hospital.