Man dies in Awantipora road accident

Awantipora: One person died in a road accident on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway near Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday, a police official said.
“A Tipper bearing registration number JK05-2386 hit and injured seriously a pedestrian Bashir Ahmad Mir aged 55, son of Abdul Salam Mir resident of Laroo Jageer Tral near Khinbugh Lethpora area of Awantipora,” he said.
The injured was shifted to Sub-district hospital Pampore for treatment, where he succumbed to his injuries, he said.
A case has been registered in Awantipora police station, he added.