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Minor girl falls off flyover, dies

punjab Updated: Jul 11, 2013 20:15 IST
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A minor girl identified as Amandeep Kaur (15), a resident of Putlighar area, died after she fell off the flyover at Islamabad when a lorry coming from the wrong side rammed into the motorcycle on which she was riding the pillion.

Her father Narinder Singh, who was driving the motorcycle sustained injuries in the incident. However, no case had been registered till the filing of the report.

Inspector Harjinder Singh, SHO, Islamabad Police Station, said that the incident occurred at around 4:00 PM on Wednesday. "The deceased girl and her father were going from Putlighar towards Lahori Gate.

The lorry was coming from the opposite direction and was on the wrong side of the road. It rammed into the motorcycle, making the girl fall off the flyover, resulting in her death," he said. He added that the matter was being investigated.