LAHORE : A young man was killed and five others were injured when the roof of a factory collapsed near Droghawala in Baghbanpura area on Saturday.
The victim identified as Hamza, 25, died on the spot after being crushed under the rubble of the factory roof. Rescue-1122 teams rescued the five injured and shifted them to the hospital for immediate medical treatment.
The injured were identified as Sarwar Maqbool, 40, Waleed Sharif, 14, Zulifqar Amanat, 45, Amir Siddique, 39, Shahbaz Mukhtar, 35. However, the reasons for the collapse of the roof could not be ascertained.