Ashmuqam man dies in road accident

Bilal Habib
Pampore: A septuagenarian man died on Sunday after being hit by a speedy vehicle in Galender area of this township.
70 year-old Teerat Singh, son of Ishrat Singh of Ashmuaqam, Anantnag was walking along the roadside in Galender area on the Srinagar-Jammu highway around 6:00 pm when a Tata Winger (JK013A-8006) hit him, reports said.
Teerat, who received serious head injuries in the accident, was referred to sub-district hospital, Pampore. However, the doctors referred him to SKIMS, Srinagar for specialized treatment. Late evening, he succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.