Baramulla: A 13-year-old boy, student of VIII standard died in a train accident at Buran railway track in Pattan area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday afternoon.
Reports said the boy was in nearby fields along the railway track grazing his cow when a speeding train hit both of them. The locals said that the railway police was not present in the area when the accident occurred. Tehsildar Pattan Syed Faheem and SDPO Pattan Aamir Majid reached the spot and assured action against police personnel for not manning the crucial spot. The locals pointed out that on the same spot of the railway track, a lady was crushed to death by the train.