Srinagar: A youth was killed and another was injured in a road accident in the apple township of Sopore in north Kashmir district of Baramulla on Thursday.
Official sources said that scooty was hit by a truck near Achabal area in Sopore on Thursday, resulting in injuries to the rider and his pillion mate. “The injured were immediately taken to a hospital, where the scooty rider, identified as Tariq Ahmad, was succumbed,” they said.
They said police has registered a case and initiated investigation into the incident. “After completing all the legal and medical formalities, the body of the deceased was handed over to his relatives for last rites,” they added.