Roof collapse in Pakistan kills 2 children

March 14, 2013 at 7:42 AM

PESHAWAR, Pakistan, March 14 (UPI) -- Two children died and three other people from the same family were injured when rain caused a roof to collapse Thursday in Pehsawar, Pakistan, police said.

The children -- Jalal, 8, and Isra, 3, -- died when the roof came down on Warsak Road, Geo News reported. The children's father, Jumma Gul; their mother, whose name wasn't reported; and a third sibling, Bulbula, 5, were taken to a hospital, police said.

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