LAHORE - A 40-year-old man was crushed to death by a rashly-driven vehicle in the Manga Mandi area, police said on Thursday.

Resident of Phool Nagar, Muhammad Anwar was crossing the Manga Road when a vehicle ran over him. The man was rushed to a nearby hospital, where doctors pronounced him as dead. The driver along with the vehicle managed to escape from the crime scene. The police have registered the case and are investigating.

EXPIRED: A man, who was admitted to a local hospital with serious bullet injuries some 15 days ago, died on Thursday, the Chuhng police said.

The deceased man, identified as Muhammad Awais, was rushed to a local hospital after one Liaqat Ali opened straight fire on him near Thokar Niaz Baig. The killer had monetary dispute with the deceased person. The police have shifted the body to the morgue for an autopsy and are investigating.

FOUND DEAD: A 45-year-old man was recovered dead from the Gulshan-e-Ravi police precincts on Thursday. Police said the man, unidentified so far, was lying dead alongside a footpath as they reached the spot.

Some passersby spotted the body and informed the police. Investigators said apparently, the man was a drug addict. The police have shifted the body to the morgue and are investigating.