Three dead in Peshawar, Lahore roofs collapse


At least three persons including a child were killed and eight others injured in separate roof collapse incidents late Tuesday night.

According to details, roof of a dilapidated house located in Panch Katha locality of Peshawar suddenly came down as the area received heavy rain.

As a result of roof collapse a child died on the spot while five other sustained wounds.

The locals and rescue personnel dug out the body and injured from the debris and shifted them to Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) Peshawar.

In yet another incident of roof cave-in in Korrey Stop, Walton Road of Lahore, two girls died while three others were injured. The injured were rushed to General Hospital.