One person died and eight others were injured in different road accidents across the Kashmir Valley.
According to a police statement, in continuation to road accident at Barsoo Highway on January 5, between a Truck bearing registration number JK03/8425 and Tavera bearing registration number JK01B/0238, the injured Sameer Ahmad Parna son of Mohammad Yousuf resident of Banihal who was admitted in SKIMS Soura, succumbed to his injuries.
A Santro Car bearing registration number JK05B/1691 driven by Aqib Rashid Bhat son of Abdul Rashid resident of Kralpora, Delina hit and injured a pedestrian Umer Shahzad Mir,25 years, son of Shahzad Ahmad resident of Deewanbagh at Degree college, Baramulla. The injured was shifted to hospital for treatment.
In another accident a Tata Sumo bearing registration number JK09/0405 on way from Kupwara to Drugmulla driven by Wali Mohammad Shah son of Assadullah resident of Drugmulla, turned turtle, resulting in injuries to seven passengers travelling in the vehicle. All the injured have been shifted to Sub District Hospital Kupwara for treatment, one of them was referred to SKIMS, Soura, Srinagar for further treatment.