LAHORE - An eight-year-old boy was crushed to death by a reckless lorry driver in Manawan police precincts on Saturday.

The boy, identified as Muhammad Waleed, was standing at a bus stop when a troller ran over him, as the driver lost his control on the over-speeding vehicle. The boy died on the spot while the driver fled the crime scene.

The police handed over the body to the family and started investigations with no arrest made yet.

ROOF COLLAPSE: A labourer was wounded critically when the rooftop of an under-construction house collapsed in Tibbi City police limits on Saturday. Rescuers rushed to the spot and shifted Ashfaq to a nearby hospital, where his condition was said to be serious.