Three women killed in road mishap

SARGODHA: Three women were killed while seven other injured in a road accident here in Jauhrabad police limits.

Police said on Thursday that a speeding passenger vehicle was heading towards Khushab Wednesday night when it collided with a motorcycle-rickshaw near railway crossing at Khushab-Kattah Saghraal Road.

As a result, Shahnaz,45, Shumaila,22, and an eight-year-old Iqra died on the spot while Mohammad Munir, Abdul Wahab, Bilal, Khadeeja, Sumera, Rizia and Shahnaz were injured. They were shifted to DHQ Hospital.