Four die, seven injured in mishaps

KARACHI: Four people were killed and seven others injured in different incidents in the metropolis on Sunday.

A youth, Sharjeel, 18, son of Ashraf, died and Saad, 22, son of Saleem, injured when a speeding vehicle hit their motorcycle in Korangi 6. The body and injured were shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center.

A boy, Hamza, 15, son of Mohammad Zakir, was killed and six others were injured when a passenger bus, Bilal Coach, overturned in Valika Chowrangi, Site area. The body and injured were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH). Witnessed said accident took place due to over speeding.

In another road accident, a man, Samson, 25, son of Joseph, was killed when a vehicle hit him while he was riding a motorcycle in Naval Colony area of Baldia Town. The body was shifted to ASH for medico-legal formalities.

Another boy, aged about 18, died when a train crushed him on Landhi railway track. The body was shifted to JPMC for an autopsy.