SRINAGAR: A man lost his life while another person received injuries in a road accident in the Mahore area of Poonch district on Friday.
An official said that Tata Sumo bearing registration No.JK 12 4430 met with an accident and fell in a deep gorge about 300 ft near Dak Bungalow Mahore.
In the incident man identified as Mumtaz Ahmed (30) son of Wali resident of Draj Rajouri died on spot while the driver namely Tariq Ahmed (24) son of Ghulam Hasan resident of Budhan Thuroo, he said.
The injured was first taken to CHC Mahore where from was referred to DH Reasi, he said.
Meanwhile police have taken cognizance of the incident and started an investigation—(KS)