BARAMULLA: Two people including a lady and a youth were killed while three other persons injured in two different road mishaps in border town Uri and in Pattan area of the district on Friday afternoon.
Sources said that an elderly woman died on the spot, while three others were injured in a road mishap in Baramulla on Friday afternoon. They said that a Tata Sumo bearing registration number JK0F/9820 on way to Churanda village from Uri market skidded off the road down into a deep gorge, in which an elderly women Nazeeri Begum, wife of Beeru Jinder died on spot while three others received injuries who were shifted to nearby Sub-District Hospital, Uri.
In another road accident, a teenage youth died in a motorcycle accident in Pattan area of district on Friday afternoon. Sources said that a youth, Asif Ali Dar, son of Mohammad Yousif Dar of Trikolbal Pattan while travelling on his bike rammed into a tree at Trikolbal and got critically injured. He was rushed to SDH Pattan where doctors declared him “brought dead”.
Police registered cases against both the accidents and started investigations.