Two die, three injured in road mishaps

General Karachi

KARACHI: Two men died and three others including a woman and teenager girl were injured in different road mishaps in Karachi on Wednesday, rescue sources said. They said a young man died after falling from the rooftop of a mini bus registration no.JE-2653 near Saleem centre in North Karachi. The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities. The victim was later identified in hospital as Irfan, 25, son of Sultan. In Karachi due to shortage of public transporters commuters also travel by sitting on rooftops of buses and resultantly this type of incidents are routine matter in the city.

Separately, a speeding car collided with another and man Bachal Khan, 45, died and two others including a woman Fatima, 38 and a teenager girl Sidra, 13 injured near link road of National Highway Karachi. The body and injured were shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) for medico-legal formalities and treatment. Meanwhile, a speeding vehicle hit a man Sajid, 35, son of Ramzan near Future More in Landhi. The injured was rushed to Jinnah Postgraduate medical centre for treatment.