cross firing

cross firing

A malfunction in a reciprocating engine ignition system. The high voltage in the distributor jumps to fire another sparkplug rather than the intended one.
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Today, they quarreled again and started cross firing in which the both were injured.
ATTOCK -- An 18 years old boy was shot dead during cross firing between two rival groups over a land dispute in the limits of Hassanabdal Police station.
The police also retaliated and during the cross firing
In cross firing, two people were killed on the spot while 12 others sustained bullets wounds.
Earlier in the day, a lady identified as Tahira Begam has been killed during the cross firing between the militants and the security forces.
Meanwhile, at least one person died in cross firing by rider squad of city police here on Wednesday.
In the second incident one Sadeequllah was killed in cross firing between two rival groups at Mosakan area of Takht Nusrati Tehsil over a land dispute and three other Gul Sahib Khan, Izatullah and Gul Wali sustained serious injuries.
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KHANEWAL -- Police claimed on Wednesday to have arrested two alleged dacoits after a cross firing in the jurisdiction of Kabirwala City police station.
FAISALABAD -- A policeman and a miscreant were killed in cross firing in Batala Colony police limits here Saturday.
QUETTA -- A Frontier Corps (FC) man was martyred and three others injured in cross firing of attackers , one attacker was also killed in the retaliatory action of the security personnel here on Friday.
On Tuesday, inhabitants of Sadoh Village in the Samba Sector of Jammu and Kashmir had complained of cross firing near the international Border (IB).