QUETTA - Five people officials, including a DSP were killed and five others were injured in two separate road accidents in Khuzdar and Quetta on Thursday.

In the first incident, a vehicle of Crime Branch was heading towards Lasbela from Quetta as it reached in Baghbana area of Khuzdar it overturned after one of its tyres burst.

Resultantly, DSP Ehsan Noor, sepoy Jahangir, Muhammad Khan and Shahullah died on the spot while Safdar Abbass, Sakhi Muhammad, Zaheer Abbass and Zulfiqar Ali sustained serious injuries.

Rescue workers rushed to the site after being informed about the incident and shifted the dead and injured to a local hospital.

In the second incident, a speedy vehicle hit two police officials in the outskirts of Quetta.

As a result, police constable, Abdul Jabbar was killed on the spot while Bilal Ahmed received serious injuries.

The deceased and injured were moved to Civil Hospital.

Police has registered a case and started investigations.