Man dies after car crashes into container.


Byline: Munawer Azeem

ISLAMABAD -- A man was killed on Wednesday after his car crashed into a container placed on a road in connection with JUI-F sit-in near Peshawar Mor, police said.

Besides, the containers have put the life of two wheelers at high risk as most of them are placed at the roadside and don't have any proper arrangements of light.

The capital police and the capital administration also failed to alert the motorists that the containers were placed on their way and narrowing the road.

After getting information, the police and paramedical staff reached the spot and shifted the injured to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim was identified as Usman Akram, 33, a property dealer, police said, adding he was a native of Okara and residing in Rawalpindi's Shamsabad area.

He along with two friends came over to the capital last night and later were going to Rawalpindi. According to the doctors the man died due to...

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