LAHORE: At least three labourers died on Thursday as the gate of a private housing society fell over them after hit by a tractor trolley in the provincial capital.
Police said that due to over speeding, driver of a tractor trolley lost control of the vehicle, it rammed into the gate of the private housing society at Bhutta Chowk Lahore. The gate broke and fell over the labourers sleeping near it resulting in the death of the three on spot.
The bodies were shifted to hospital for postmortem where they were identified and handed over to the families.
The police impounded the tractor trolley, arrested the driver and after registering a case against him have started the investigation.