Cyclist killed, 15 cops among 16 hurt in mishaps

Srinagar: A cyclist was killed while 16 people, including 15 police personnel, were injured in separate road accidents across the Kashmir valley, police said Friday.
A police spokesman said that a tractor hit and killed Riyaz Ahmad Dar at Khanpora, Magam, in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district while a police ambulance and a car collided at Jawbrara, Awantipora, in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district resulting in injuries to 15 police personnel. The driver of the car was also injured, the spokesman said, adding that the injured were rushed to hospital for treatment.