LAHORE - A 35-year-old man was crushed by a train as his wife and son watched in the Badami Bagh area, police said on Wednesday.

Resident of Layyah district, Muhammad Afzaal along with his wife and son, Ahsan, arrived in the city a couple of days ago to see their relatives. They were crossing the railways line when a Lahore-bound train hit the man resulting in instant death. The police are investigating.


A 9-year-old boy was killed by a rashly-driven car in the Garden Town area on Wednesday. Police said that the boy, identified as Ramzan, was crossing the road outside Jinnah Hospital when a car ran over him.