KHAIRPUR:Three persons were killed when a trailer turned turtle on the National Highway in Nawabshah on Friday.

According to details, the incident took place on the National Highway on the outskirts Qazi Ahmed in district Nawabshah. As a result, three people, including a driver, died on the spot. The deceased were identified as Shaukat Ali, Hassan Ali and Muhammad Umar.

Their bodies were shifted to a local hospital for medico-legal formalities and later handed over to the heirs. The incident has created a mourning atmosphere among the victim family members. The police have started a probe into the incident.