Srinagar: A tipper hit and broke both the legs of a minor girl in a Kupwara village on Thursday, sources said.
Marya Akbar daughter of Mohammad Akbar resident of Tikker village of Kupwara was hit by a tipper when she was walking on the road and was badly injured.
She was referred to Srinagar for advanced treatment from district hospital Kupwara, sources said.
Class 1 student Marya is lying on a bed at Bone and Joint Hospital, Srinagar with both her broken legs plastered.
Police sources said that the tipper driver has been taken into custody.