One person dies while six others were injured in different road accidents across the valley, a police statement said on Thursday.
A Xylo vehicle bearing registration number JK01P-3509 hit and injured a pedestrian Irfan Ahmad Sheikh son of Ghulam Hassan resident of Chougam Shopian near Army camp Shopian. He was shifted to District Hospital Shopian for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries. The body was handed over to his legal heirs for last rites, the statement said.
Meanwhile, a vehicle bearing registration number JK01R-8913 hit and injured a pedestrian Hanan Qayoom Shah son of Abdul Qayoom resident of Abi Guzar near Abi Guzar Bund. He was shifted to SMHS Srinagar for treatment.
In another accident, two motor cycles bearing registration numbers JK03A-0296 and JK05-8077 collided at Kani Bathi Kenoosu, Bandipora, resulting in injuries to 03 persons. All the injured were shifted to SKIMS Soura, Srinagar for treatment.
In another road accident, a van bearing registration number JK01B-0223 collided with a motor cycle bearing registration number JK13A- 5457 at Nagbal Pakherpora, resulting in injuries to the motor cyclist Irfan Ahmad Dar son of Nazir Ahmad Dar resident of Drabgam, Pulwama. The injured was shifted to Bone and Joints hospital Srinagar for treatment.
A vehicle bearing registration number JK09-3693 hit and injured a pedestrian Abdul Aziz Khan son of Akbar Khan resident of Awoora at Maqam Awoora, Trehgam. He was shifted to District Hospital Kupwara for treatment. Police has registered a case in this regard.
Cowshed damaged in fire
Meanwhile, police said that a cowshed was damaged in a fire incident in Shopian, last evening.
Fire broke out in the cowshed of Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh resident of Aglar Zainpora, Shopian. In this incident the cowshed got partially damaged. Fire was brought under control by fire tenders and Police.