QUETTA: A child was ran over by a truck near Kuchlak area of the provincial capital on Sunday, said rescue sources.

The body of victim identified as Abdul Zahir S/O Sadiq, 6, Khilji, resident of Kuchlak was shifted to Sandeman Provincial Hospital, Quetta and later handed over to heirs after fulfilling medico-legal formalities.

Separately, one person died after a tractor fell into a ditch due to failure of brakes near Hazara Dum Kochena area of Nakusm district Harnai on Sunday.

Deceased has been identified as Naseem Khan S/O Zarghoon, caste Abdlani, resident of Kochena.