HARIPUR: Two people were killed and three others seriously injured when a car crashed into a truck on Shahrah-e-Hazara, around three kilometres from the city on Friday evening. Police said a car with five people of the same family onboard was on its way to Mardan for a marriage ceremony when it collided with a truck near Mohra Kalanwan. Eyewitnesses said the car driver was driving recklessly and made a risky move while overtaking. Two people, identified as Ghulam Kishwar and Muhammad Sabir of Mansehra, were reported killed while Arif, Abrar Hussain and Ali Aksar were critically injured and shifted to Ayub Medical Complex, Abbottabad.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 19th, 2014.