LOWER DIR: At least three students of high school died and ten others sustained injuries when a car of their school's teacher ran over them after assembly session in Mayaar area of Lower Dir on Saturday.
According to police, students were on their way to classes after holding the assembly session when the car of the school science teacher, Salim Jan ran over them, injuring seven students.
The students were rushed to Timergarah Hospital where one of them identified as Samiullah of Mayaar succumbed to his injuries. The other injured students were identified as Awais Khan, Basit, Muhammad Shah, Abdul Muhammad, Hayatur Rehman, Imdad Ullah and Sayed Kamal.
Doctors said one among six injured student was in critical condition.
School staff informed that teacher Salim Jan, who some time acts abnormally, has been arrested by the area police. (SAMAA/ APP)