Srinagar: An eight-year-old boy was killed and five others including three minors were injured in a freak road accident in Sonamarg on Monday.
Sources said that a parked vehicle rolled down from the road after a child fiddled with the hand brake and pulled it resulting in injuries to five persons.
They were shifted to Public Health Centre (PHC), Sonamarg for treatment where one of the seriously injured succumbed to his injuries.
The deceased has been identified Muhammad Ali, son of Muhammad Javeed of Jaipur, Rajasthan.
The injured persons including three minors were identified as Mohd Ibraheem (9), Zainab(15 ), Sania (30), Nazia (32) and Maira (2) all hailing from Jaipur, they were referred to Sher-e-Kashmir Institute Medical Science (SKIMS), Soura for treatment.