Three youth died and another suffered injuries in two separate road accidents here on Monday.

As per details, two youth died on Shahbaz Khan Road in the limits of City Police when their motorcycle was hit by a speeding truck coming from the opposite direction. Naseer, Nadeem and Abuzar were on their way back home Monday afternoon when a speeding truck hit against their bike.

Naseer and Nadeem died on the spot while Abuzar suffered serious injuries and was rushed to DHQ Hospital.

Later he was referred to Lahore General Hospital in a critical condition. Police impounded the truck while the driver managed to escape from the scene.

The police sent the bodies to DHQ Hospital for autopsy. In another incident, a motorcyclist died in a head-on collision between a van and a motorcycle near Block no. 2 Changa Manga forest.

Hassan died on the spot while pillion-rider Shahzad sustained injuries and was hospitalized. The police have started investigation into the inicdent.