Man killed in Quetta mishap

QUETTA: Ruler machine ran over a young man in Khayaban Agha Gali, Subzal Road area of Quetta on Thursday, killing him on the spot.

According to rescue sources, one man namely Hikmatullah Pirkani, 20, son of Shair Muhammad Pirkani, resident of Noshki was knocked down by a ruler machine in Khayaban Agha Gali, Subzal Road area of the provincial capital. The body was shifted to Bolan Medical Complex Hospital, Quetta for completion of codal formalities.

The body was handed over to the heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalities. The incident has created a mourning atmosphere in the victim’s home. Further investigation was being conducted by the concerned authorities.