SRINAGAR: A pedestrian died in a road accident in the Sehnai Top area of Doda district on Thursday.
According to a police officer, Mir Din, son of Ali Mohd and a resident of Masri Pranoo Doda, sustained critical injuries after being hit by an unknown vehicle in the Sehnai area of Police post Bhalla.
Despite being rushed to the hospital, he succumbed to his injuries before reaching there. The officer stated that a case, FIR No.58 U/S 279/304-A IPC, has been registered in P/S Bhaderwah and an investigation has been initiated.
Efforts are being made to trace the vehicle that caused the accident, the officer added. (KS)