Ganderbal: A middle aged man was killed after an unknown vehicle hit him at Ahan Ganderbal on Srinagar-Leh highway on Thursday.
Officials said that Abdul Rashid Mir, 55, son of Ghulam Mohammad Mir, a farmer had gone to see his crop field in the locality when an unknown vehicle hit him and ran away from the spot.
Locals said that Rashid died on spot.
The body has been taken to police station at Shadipora from where from it will taken to local hospital for autopsy.
Police have registered a case in this connection and have taken up the investigation.