Pulwama: Sixteen passengers were injured in a road accident in Kokernag area of Anantnag district on Sunday
The accident occurred when a vehicle carrying passengers from Kishtwar to Srinagar skidded off the road near the tourist spot of Daksum, SHO Kokernag, Tariq Ahmad Tak told Kashmir Reader. He said 16 passengers were injured in the road accident.
The injured were removed to the district hospital Anantnag for treatment. However, the seriously wounded passengers were later referred to Srinagar for specialized treatment.
The accident, officials said, happened when the driver lost control over his vehicle while negotiating a turn.