1 dead, 8 injured in Sopore accident

Baramulla: One person has died while eight others injured in a road accident in Watlab area of Sopore in this north Kashmir district.

The accident occurred when a cab (JK05E-1920) turned turtle at the Sangri Top Watlab this morning, an official told Kashmir Reader. He said one person was killed in the accident while eight others were injured. He identified the deceased as Abdul Hamid Bhat, son of Abdur Rahid Bhat of Ashtengoo.

The injured were removed to the hospital for treatment.

“We received eight patients. Some of them have been referred to Srinagar for specialized treatment,” BMO Sopore, Dr Masood told Kashmir Reader.