Kupwara: A 5-year-old girl was killed after being hit by a vehicle in Magam Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Sunday evening.
Reports said that a Tata Tiago vehicle (JK09B-9036) hit the girl, resulting in critical injuries to her. She was immediately shifted to nearby hospitals wherefrom the minor was shifted to DH Handwara for treatment. However she succumbed on the way and was declared brought dead on arrival.
The deceased has been identified as Hoor Jan (5) Daughter of Abdul Rashid Bhat of Magam.
Meanwhile a police official confirmed to death of the minor girl and said that a case has been registered in this regard. (GNS)