Srinagar: Three members of a family were killed in a tragic road accident on Srinagar-Jammu highway near Awantipora on Wednesday morning.
The deceased were returning home from Jammu.
Official sources said that that a private vehicle of a Sopore family in which the family members were travelling was hit by a speedy truck at Awantipora resulting in on spot death of three family members which include a couple and their son while their second minor son received critical injuries and was rushed to local hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile relatives of the family identified the deceased as Ghulam Nabi Dar son of Ghulam Mohammad Dar, his wife Jawahira Begum and their son Nasir Ahmed Dar. The injured was identified as Yasir Ahmed.
Soon as the news spread in Spore locality, people started visiting the affected family in the Hathlogoo locality.