Mushtaq Ahmad/ Ishfaq Reshi
Kupwara/ Budgam: A 70 -year old man died after he was hit by a school bus at Doniwari Lolab area of Kupwara on Thursday morning.
Sources said that a school bus bearing registration number JK09 9261 hit the elderly person and injured him critically.
The injured were rushed to local hospital where the doctors declared him brought dead.
The deceased was identified as Syeed Quratullah Andrabi son of Syeed Shah Andrabi, resident of Doniwari Lolab Kupwara.
Kupwara police has registered a case and started investigation.
Meanwhile three persons including a kid on Thursday were injured in a road accident in Khag area of Budgam.
A car (JK04D-2974) skidded off the road and plunged into a stream in Khag area here on Thursday afternoon, witnesses told Kashmir Reader. Three people, including a kid were injured in the accident.
The injured were identified as Neeelofar, wife of Mohammad Ashraf of Gamboora, Jawahira, wife of Mohammad Assadullah and her daughter Toiba were shifted to public health centre (PHC) Khag for treatment. However, the doctors there referred the injured to JVC hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile, police has started investigations.