ISLAMABAD: A constable was killed after he was allegedly hit by an official vehicle of former prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Saturday, police said.
The victim was identified as a constable of Rawalpindi police stationed at Police Lines Rawalpindi.
The accident took place on Islamabad Expressway near H-8 pedestrian bridge when a Toyota SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle), bearing a green registration number plate, hit the constable’s motorcycle from the rear.
As a result he suffered multiple injuries and was shifted to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The police shifted the vehicle and the driver to the Aabpara police station.
A senior police officer confirmed the accident and said the vehicle and the driver were in police custody.
Published in Dawn, September 23rd, 2018