Kupwara driver killed in Sonmarg road accident

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Ganderbal: A middle-aged man was killed after hit by a truck in Sonamarg area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district Sunday morning.

The 50-year-old tipper driver identified as Ghulam Rasool Lone son of Abdul Ahad Lone a resident of Wawura area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district died after hit by a Truck bearing registration number JK03A-6599 at old truck yard Sonamarg while he was busy talking to someone on mobile phone.

He was immediately rushed to Primary Health Centre Sonamarg where doctors referred him to sub district Hospital Kangan. He succumbed at SDH Kangan.

After completing all medico-legal formalities, the body of the deceased was sent to his native village for last rites.

Police have registered an FIR and started investigations.