2 killed, six injured in road accidents


Two persons including a minor girl were killed while six others sustained multiple injuries in two road accidents near here on Tuesday.

Rescue-1122 spokesman said that a rashly driven bus hit a motorcycle, a rickshaw and a mini loader after its brakes failed near Nishatabad overhead bridge at Sheikhupura Road.

As a result, 10-year-old girl Hijab Naeem and 55-year-old unidentified man died on the spot.

Rescuers shifted four injured identified as Sajjad Riaz, Nadeem Nazeer, Shehzad Yousuf and Khurram Shehzad to hospital for treatment.