BHAKKAR – A 12-year-old girl was crushed to death while her father and brother sustained critical injuries on Sunday by a speeding passenger bus on Panjgiran road near Nahar colony of Bhakkar city.
Reportedly, they were travelling on a motorcycle when Rawalpindi-bound passenger bus rammed into their motorcycle.
The girl identified as Atiya died on the spot while 10-year-old Abdullah and their father Khurshid were rushed to the Tehsil Headquater hospital for medical attention.
Bus driver managed to flee from the spot.
Later, owing to precarious condition of Abdullah, doctors recommended shifting him to District Headquarter Hospital for further treatment.
Police have initiated investigation into the incident and seized the bus.