Police officer killed in road accident

SARGODHA: Two persons including a police officer were killed in a road accident in Laksian police limits on Wednesday.

According to the police, Additional Inspector General (AIG) police Lahore, Malik Kamran Yousaf was travelling on motorway in a police van alongwith driver constable Ashar Ishaq when a loaded trawler collided with the van at Sial morr service area.

Consequently, both policemen received serious injuries and died on the spot. However, the accused driver of trawler managed to escape from the scene. The concerned police have started investigation.