Srinagar: Three members of a family hailing from Hathlangoo Sopore 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 the family in which they were travelling was hit by a speedy truck at Awantipora resulting in on spot death of three people which include a couple and their minor son. Their second minor son received critical injuries and was rushed to local hospital for treatment.
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.